Polcaro will be directly responsible for the leadership, management, and development of SECU’s IT platform and strategy, ensuring alignment of staff, business processes, and overall information systems.
With 15 years of CIO-level experience, Polcaro comes to SECU from Population Services International, a $600 million global public health organization delivering products and services to the world’s most vulnerable populations.
As CIO there, Polcaro was responsible for enterprise-wide technology efforts supporting operations in more than 50 countries in the developing world. He also oversaw operational execution of all aspects of the organization’s IT portfolio, including infrastructure, systems development and integration, and ERP life cycles activities.
Prior to joining Population Services, Polcaro served as vice president and CIO for Enterprise Community Partners. As senior technology executive for the $145 million organization specializing in affordable housing financing and development, he spearheaded technology integration efforts designed to enhance enterprise-wide operating synergies.
A U.S. Marine Corps veteran, Polcaro is a graduate of Cornell University and did executive coursework at both the MIT Sloan School of Management and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.