President & CEO
William Meaney is president and CEO of Iron Mountain and serves as a director on the company's board. He previously served as CEO of The Zuellig Group, a $12 billion primarily business-to-business conglomerate based in China - Hong Kong S.A.R. that saw sales triple during his tenure from August 2004-March 2012.
Prior to leading The Zuellig Group, Meaney spent a number of years in the airline industry, serving as the chief commercial officer and managing director of publicly-traded Swiss International Airlines from December 2002 to January 2004 and executive vice president of South African Airways from 1998 to 2001.
Earlier in his career, Meaney served as: the acting CEO of South African Vaccine Producers; the founder and managing director of Genhro Management Consultancy; and a principal of Strategic Planning Associates, now part of Oliver Wyman. Meaney's first career was as a CIA operations officer.
He is a member of the Asia Business Council, and he holds a bachelor's in mechanical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a master's in industrial administration from Carnegie Mellon University.
He also serves on the Board of Directors of State Street Corporation; and is a member of the Massachusetts General Hospital President's Council.
As Iron Mountain’s executive vice president and chief financial officer, Barry A. Hytinen has overall responsibility for the company’s financial management and financial operations. He has served as Iron Mountain’s CFO since January 1, 2020.
Prior to joining Iron Mountain, he served as executive vice president and CFO at HanesBrands since October 2017, where he has helped diversify the company's business model and offerings to achieve sustainable results in an evolving global retail environment. Prior to that, he served as executive vice president and CFO for Tempur Sealy International, Inc., a global bedding manufacturer. Prior to that role and since 2005, he served in a range of finance, corporate development, financial planning and investor relations roles at Tempur Sealy International, including as executive vice president, Corporate Development and Finance. Prior to joining Tempur Sealy International, Mr. Hytinen served as CFO of Fogbreak Software, a venture-backed software company. Earlier in his career, he held finance and corporate development positions at Vignette and General Electric Company. Mr. Hytinen earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and holds a B.S. in Finance and Political Science from Syracuse University.
In her role as Iron Mountain’s CTO, Fidelma Russo provides the leadership, vision and roadmap for how technology can further strengthen the company’s current and future product offerings, service delivery and overall business. Fidelma leads the Global Technology Organization, a customer-centric global team that includes product engineering, product management, innovation, advanced development and internal technology infrastructure.
Leveraging her extensive high tech background, Fidelma drives a shortlist of priorities for Iron Mountain led by digital transformation; cloud enablement; globalization and an unrelenting focus on quality. She is deeply committed to raising the profile of women in technology and is a frequent speaker on the topic at industry and educational events and forums.
Fidelma came to Iron Mountain from Dell EMC, where she led the company’s Enterprise Storage and Software Solutions team, driving business growth through focused product sales, investments in disruptive technologies and markets, and workforce globalization and service delivery automation. Prior to her tenure at EMC, she was Chief Operating Officer for Sepaton/HDS, where she drove significant growth for the company’s intelligent data protection products and raised more than $25 million in venture funding. She has also held senior business and technology leadership roles at HP, Sun Microsystems/Oracle, Data General Corporation and Digital Equipment Corporation. Fidelma earned an engineering degree from University College Cork (Ireland) and a masters in Computer Science from Boston University. She holds two US patents and serves on the board of Wolters Kluwer BV.
John "JT" Tomovcsik has been with Iron Mountain since 1986. He is currently an Executive Vice President and the company’s Chief of Operations, as well as the Executive Sponsor of Iron Mountain’s LGBTA Employee Resource Group. In his role, he is responsible for Iron Mountain’s global human resources, risk and safety, continuous improvement, and marketing functions. In this capacity, he leads the strategy, plans and resources necessary to ensure Iron Mountain’s culture, talent, organization and capabilities align with the company’s core values, focused on our customers, and accelerate delivery of our business objectives. Since joining the company, Tomovcsik has held a variety of executive and business leadership roles, most recently as the general manager of Iron Mountain’s North American Records and Information Management Business. He also served as the North American Chief Operating Officer, and was the executive vice president for three Iron Mountain business units. He joined the company in 1999 through the acquisition of Data Base, Inc., a data management company, where he spent thirteen years serving as the Operating/Sales Executive.
Deirdre Evens leads Iron Mountain’s Records and Information Management business for North America and is responsible for long-term strategy, resource deployment, and service delivery supporting customers’ needs for document and information storage, secure destruction, offsite tape vaulting, imaging and business process workflow. Deirdre joined Iron Mountain in 2015 as Chief People Officer. She also served as the company’s Chief of Operations, responsible for the company’s global human resources, risk management, marketing, and continuous improvement functions. Deirdre came to Iron Mountain from environmental, energy, and industrial services company Clean Harbors, where she served as the Executive Vice President of Human Resources, and as the company's Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Prior to Clean Harbors, she was Senior Vice President of Member Insight for BJ's Wholesale Club, a $3+ Billion U.S. based retailer. She also spent 19 years at Polaroid Corporation, with senior roles in manufacturing, operations, sales, marketing, corporate strategy, and general management, including P&L leadership for Polaroid’s global imaging division. Deirdre serves on the Board of Directors for Regency Centers, a national owner, operator and developer of commercial shopping centers. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University, and is a graduate of Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program.
Deborah Marson is the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Iron Mountain. In her role she is responsible for the global delivery of legal services, including commercial contracts, mergers & acquisitions, litigation, labor & employment, intellectual property, real estate, securities, privacy & compliance and corporate governance. Deborah joined Iron Mountain in November 2009 as a Vice President of Commercial Contracts for North America.
Prior to her time with Iron Mountain, Marson spent 27 years with The Gillette Company, where she most recently served as Deputy General Counsel. In this role she advised the Gillette worldwide consumer businesses. Her time at Gillette provided her expertise in advertising, environmental and antitrust law. Over the course of her tenure she served as counsel to each of the five Gillette businesses and concluded her time there as the head lawyer for all of the businesses. She also opened the legal offices in Asia and Latin America, which she ran for 5 years.
Deborah’s experience working for multi-national organizations like Iron Mountain and Gillette give her a global point of view and expertise in creating and expanding worldwide practices. Her work, which spans North America, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Europe often focuses on complex, multi-country strategic initiatives. As a trained lawyer with more than 30 years of corporate experience, Marson is able to understand the complex business implications of law and policy.
Deborah serves as the Clerk of the Iron Mountain Charitable Foundation and the Richard Reese Employee Relief Fund. She is a Trustee at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston and is a member of the Suffolk University Law School Dean's Advisory Board.
Deborah holds a Bachelor's degree from Colby College and a Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School.