Scient Corp., a fast-moving electronic business consulting firm, has hired three experienced executives to join what Scient chairman and founder Eric Greenberg calls a "dream team."
Aron Dutta is the new vice president of enterprise markets, James McKee becomes vice president of sales, and Jeff Van Zanten will be vice president of finance and administration.
Mr. Dutta was previously a consultant with Viant Corp. and earlier designed trading systems for Salomon Brothers. Mr. McKee had been vice president of business development at Renaissance Worldwide. Mr. Van Zanten was chief financial officer of Purple Moon Media, which markets software to preteen girls, and he once worked for a Wells Fargo & Co. subsidiary.
The chief executive officer is Robert M. Howe, a former head of International Business Machines Corp.'s financial industry group.