Tara McGeehan, President of CGI in UK and Australia
Tara McGeehan is President of CGI in UK and Australia. She was appointed as President in 2018 and leads a team of over 5,500 professionals and consultants who bring all of CGI’s end-to-end capabilities and industry and technology expertise to clients across the UK and Australia.
Tara joined CGI in 2001 and prior to becoming President, served as Senior Vice-President responsible for the North and Energy, Utilities & Telecommunications Business Unit. Here, she developed business across commercial and government industries, including high-profile digital engagements such as the UK smart metering program. With 20 years’ industry experience, Tara has a detailed understanding of these markets and their implications and opportunities for organisations.
Tara previously worked as a Senior Manager at National Grid and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering. As Senior Sponsor of the UK Diversity programme, Tara is passionate about diversity and encouraging young people and women to enter the technology industry.