Ken Piddington

Vice President and Chief Information Officer at U.S. Silica

Ken is an award-winning global business and technology leader, with a history of successfully building, transforming, and creating multibillion-dollar growth for high-performing businesses throughout his career.  Leveraging well-honed executive skills across all areas of technology and business operations, he brings a legacy of success in setting a strategic vision, positioning to scale, and executing strategies that enable profitable business growth.  Ken is a CEO partner with strong expertise in all business cycles, including high growth, business transformation, and M&A integration.  As an award-winning thought leader and published author, he is respected for game changing industry contributions, and his passion for talent development.

Ken is currently the Vice President and Chief Information Officer (CIO) at U.S. Silica and the President at Compass42, LLC. Previously Ken was the CIO at SGR Energy, Inc., the CIO & Executive Advisor at MRE Consulting, and the CIO at Global Partners LP.