People profile - Rich Coughlin

Rich Coughlin

Rich Coughlin

General Manager

  • Favorite quote
    “Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.”—Mark Twain
  • What brought you to Slalom?
    • The people: passion, intellect, teaming, and integrity
    • The approach to clients and our people through the company's commitment to its culture
    • The opportunity: for our company growth and to work on some of the best business and technology projects across a vast client base that is yet untapped
  • History
    I’m a native of South Dakota, but have attended college and have lived in MN since 1986—with the exception of tenure in Michigan in the middle.
  • Experience
    I joined Slalom after a 23-year tenure at Accenture, where I worked in the products, resources, government, communications, and high tech industries.
  • Education
    St. John's University—Collegeville, MN
  • Family
    My wife, Kris, and I have three daughters—Grace, Allie, and Olivia.
  • Hobbies/charities
    Biking, golf, cooking. We are actively involved in the United Way of MSP, as well as our church and school.