Professional services firm Computer Sciences has appointed Rich Wunder as chief operating officer of its consulting group. Wunder, formerly a vice president of the group, left the company last year to join then high-flying Internet consultancy Lante. At Lante, Wunder was a managing director in charge of building and managing a Northeast consulting practice. As the COO of Computer Science's consulting group, Wunder will work with senior management to provide strategic direction and oversee daily operations. He has spent roughly 18 years at Computer Sciences, based in El Segundo, Calif., in a range of positions in client services, sales and management.