Art Garcia

Art Garcia, Chief Information & Technology Officer

With over two decades of experience in the IT field, Art is at the forefront of CLI’s technology strategy, serving as a member of the executive leadership team. Art’s journey with CLI began in 2018 when he assumed the role of director of IT, and he was promoted to CLI’s chief information & technology officer in 2021. Before joining CLI, Art played a pivotal role as the head of IT for REC Silicon, overseeing the delivery of IT services and driving the implementation of the company’s technology strategy for a significant joint venture in China. Notably, he spearheaded REC Silicon’s achievement of ISO 9001 certification in 2017, demonstrating a commitment to excellence and quality standards. Art’s career spans diverse industries across North America, Latin America, Asia, and Europe, holding senior technology positions and honing his global perspective and strategic leadership. His educational background includes a bachelor of engineering in computer science, a master of science in IT from Carnegie Mellon University, and a master’s degree in IT management from Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education.