Jonathan McDonald is the Senior Vice President, Public Sector at Clarivate. Jonathan is responsible for the overall strategy, operations and growth of Clarivate’s Global Public Sector business vertical (U.S. Federal, SLED) across three primary business segments in the areas of research and academics, life sciences & healthcare, and intellectual property.
Jonathan’s day to day responsibilities and oversight includes implementing Clarivate’s public sector go-to-market strategy, sales, pre-sales, operations, public sector procurement strategies, contract vehicles, alliances, business development, product development, consulting services and marketing.
Jonathan comes to Clarivate with a strong career background in government solutions and strategy planning for major corporations including TransUnion, VMWare (Pivotal Software) and IBM. In his previous role as Executive Vice President and General Manager of the U.S. Public Sector for TransUnion, Jonathan was responsible for overseeing the business strategy of the suite of mission critical solutions and products within the public sector. With additional experience as an infantry Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps supervising marine corps security units during the 1997 presidential inauguration, Jonathan is a proven asset to Clarivate’s public sector initiatives.