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Cathleen "Catie" Butt

Senior Vice President, Digital Contracting and Commercial Solutions – Global Operations Leader

Catie is a seasoned attorney and executive with extensive experience leading best-in-practice legal and contracts and commercial management teams in technology-driven companies. For more than two decades, she has enabled global organizations to achieve efficiencies throughout all phases of large and small business processes. 

Catie currently serves as the global operations executive for UnitedLex client and partner DXC Technology (DXC), where she guides the day-to-day direction of DXC’s legal department operations and strategy in collaboration with the company’s legal leadership team. She provides senior level coordination and issue resolution including in the areas of transactions, litigation, immigration, and legal operations, with a focus on using technology and process optimization to deliver high quality legal and commercial services at desired cost targets. She oversees a global team of more than 300 legal and commercial professionals, and her DXC-focused team was recently recognized by the Financial Times, Association for Corporate Counsel, and Corporate Counsel for the innovative transformation of DXC’s legal function.

In addition to being a trusted leader, Catie is adept at promoting professional development for team members, implementing and expanding legal and contracts shared services, and enterprise-wide contracting systems and tools for cost efficiency. She focuses on continuous process improvements to enable growth and successful change management leadership and methodology on behalf of the organizations she serves.

Prior to joining UnitedLex, Catie lead the Global Commercial Legal and Contracts & Commercial Management functions for Computer Sciences Corporation before its merger with Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services to form DXC. Catie received her B.A. from Ohio Wesleyan University and her J.D. from Suffolk Law School, and is admitted to practice in New Hampshire.