ACS Hires Government Solutions Head

Dallas-based business process outsourcing firm Affiliated Computer Services Inc. reported Monday that it has hired Joseph P. Doherty Jr. as executive vice president and group president of its Government Solutions Group. The division, ACS said, oversees all of the company’s government businesses, including Government Healthcare, Federal Solutions, Government Constituent Services and Government Administration and Operations. As the leader of this group, ACS explained, Doherty will report directly to Tom Burlin, executive vice president and chief operating officer. Doherty joins ACS after 10 years with Computer Sciences Corp. and 20 years with the U.S. Navy. Most recently, ACS said, he served as Americas Division president of CSC's Global Outsourcing Services Group.