Clifford A. Skelton

Chief Executive Officer at Conduent

As Conduent’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and a Member of the Board, Cliff Skelton is focused on leading Conduent in its pivot to growth and long-term success. Cliff is driving Conduent’s strategy to deliver best-in-class services and advancing our technology enablement to manage mission-critical digital interactions at massive scale on behalf of our clients – helping global businesses and governments stay ahead of rapidly evolving expectations.

Cliff has significant experience in large-scale operations and enterprise transformations, as well as deep knowledge of technology. He joined Conduent from Fiserv Corporation, where he most recently served as President of Fiserv Output Solutions, providing services for companies across multiple industries and driving both top-line and bottom-line growth. Prior to that he was the Group President and Chief Information Officer at Fiserv, where he drove a large-scale transformation of the company’s technology services, including the integration of multiple disparate technology systems and data centers aimed at increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of its technology platforms.

During his tenure at companies such as Ally Financial (formerly General Motors Acceptance Corporation) and Bank of America, he held several strategic roles such as Global Head of Technology and Operations, Transition Executive and other positions as part of both companies’ Management Operating Committees.

Cliff is a former Navy fighter pilot and served in the Navy for over 20 years before joining corporate America. He is also a Board member for the Blue Angels Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to supporting wounded veterans.

Cliff holds a Master’s in Public Administration (MPA) from Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Southern California.


  • Chief Executive Officer

    Current role