Francisco DeArmas –TREASURER
HITEC CO-FOUNDER, TREASURER & CHAIRMAN EMERITUS
Francisco DeArmas (Frank) is the Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Global Surgery for Johnson & Johnson headquartered in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
Mr. DeArmas is responsible for all IT activities for the Johnson & Johnson Global Surgery Group North America and for any franchise related solutions that are deployed globally. He is also responsible for the Professional Education and R&D Centers of Excellence.
In his previous role, Mr. DeArmas was responsible for defining, building, delivering and supporting the solutions, services and frameworks that address the enterprise IT needs. This includes directing application development, process excellence, management of outsourced development centers and Level 2 and 3 support of applications.
Prior to Johnson & Johnson, Mr. DeArmas spent over 25 years in the banking and financial services industry most recently with Whitney National Bank as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Operations & Technology. In this role, Mr. DeArmas was responsible for leading the bank’s back office Operations, Security / Business Continuity and Technology to include Architecture / Strategy, Delivery / Development, Infrastructure and Operations.
Mr. DeArmas received his BBA from Northwood University and his MBA from California Coast University.
He is married to his wife Janice, and is the proud father of two wonderful daughters, Lauren and Stacey.
Mr. DeArmas is a proud veteran of the US Army, having served 8 years.