Nathan Appleton

Nathan Appleton

Director Technology Seattle

A skilled communicator, collaborator, and team builder, Nathan helps clients translate business goals into technology strategies and then executes flawlessly to achieve measurable ROI. He helped an industrial products client modernize its infrastructure and migrate to the cloud, resulting in over $10 million in savings.

Over the course of his career, Nathan has gained deep experience across a range of technology disciplines and solutions – from data centers and converged infrastructures to enterprise productivity, content management, and online collaboration tools. He is also adept at building high-performing technology service organizations.

Team members and clients look to Nathan for leadership through project complexity with a steady hand. They respect his ability to focus on key details and also see the broader view. Nathan is deeply committed to our people, mentoring and developing the next generation of leadership.

Nathan joined West Monroe from Denali Advanced Integration (Redmond, Washington), where he held several vice president roles. He has a bachelor’s degree from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington.

What makes Nathan different

When he’s not working, Nathan is happy chasing after his kids, skiing, and traveling the world to find the best IPA. He also finds contentment just being home in his tree-lined neighborhood in West Seattle.

Where Nathan makes an impact

As an advisory board member with the University of Washington iSchool, Nathan shares business insights that help the institution continue preparing information leaders.

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