Sharon Moore

Chief Technology Officer, Public Sector UK

IBM (Confirmed)

Sharon Moore MBE was appointed IBM UK CTO for Public Sector in January 2019.  She marries the needs of industry with the potential of technology and breadth of IBM, to transform technical capability into real business results.  You will often find her on stage discussing the impact and value of technological advancements such as AI, IOT and Blockchain on industry.  Sharon has moved into this role following success in IBM’s outsourcing, consulting and sales organisations, building a career as a technical architect with a focus on integration and enterprise architecture.

Sharon is also a board member of the CENSIS Innovation Centre. She was honoured with an MBE in the Queen’s birthday honours 2018 for services to women in technology based industries, and presented with the ‘Inspirational Women in Leadership’ award at the inaugural Scotland Women in Technology Awards 2017.  She is Deputy Chair of BCSWomen, leads BCSWomen activity in Scotland, and is a board member of Scotland Women in Technology.