CIO Straight Talk - Issue 3 - 38
Senior Vice President and
Chief Information Ofﬁcer
Arden Hills, Minnesota
Barry Libenson joined Land O’Lakes in
January 2010. In addition to his role
as CIO, he is a member of the
company’s senior strategy team. Prior
to joining Land O’Lakes, Libenson was
a Vice President and the CIO at
Ingersoll Rand, leading the IT staff
through strategy development, signiﬁcant improvements in company-wide
efﬁciency and effectiveness, the IT
integration of a major acquisition, and
the successful implementation of ERP.
During the 1980s, Libenson joined
Oracle as its 90th employee.
MBA, Duke University’s Fuqua School
BA, Colgate University
Physical ﬁtness and creating the
perfect New York-style pizza dough
Butter and cheese are among the well-known consumer products of Land O'Lakes' dairy foods business.