Michelle Sherrard, CGI UK | Business in the Community NI

Director, CGI Northern Ireland

Michelle joined CGI in February 2022, following a successful 25-year career as an IT Sales professional within the ICT industry. Michelle began her career as a Software Developer before moving into Sales and Account Management 20 years ago.

In her current role as Director at CGI, Michelle is leading the growth of CGI’s business in Northern Ireland, helping the public sector deliver Digital First services for all citizens of Northern Ireland. She brings to this role her successful track record, in-depth experience, and knowledge of Government procurement within the public sector along with her strengths in networking and in identifying and creating new opportunities.

As a responsible business, Michelle is committed to CGI’s strategic priority of making an active and sustainable contribution by investing in communities where members reside. To that end, her ambition is to create opportunities to support areas like STEM, climate change and mental health and to build a team that reflects the diversity of the local workforce from across Northern Ireland, from entry roles to roles for industry veterans.

Michelle is a Business graduate from the University of Ulster and holds a master’s degree in computer science and Applications from the Queen’s University of Belfast.

Judge in the Responsible Technology Innovation Award category of the Responsible Business Awards. Find out more at www.bitcni.org.uk/awards.