Christine Hodgson has been appointed to the position of Chairman at Capgemini UK plc, part of the Capgemini Group, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. She is also a member of the Capgemini Group Management Committee and chairs the Capgemini UK Sustainability Board.
Having worked at Capgemini for 13 years, her previous roles with the company include Chief Executive Officer, Technology Services North West Europe, and Chief Financial Officer for both Capgemini UK plc and the Global Outsourcing Division, a role in which she won Finance Woman of the Year at the First Women Awards.
Prior to joining Capgemini, Christine was Corporate Development Director at Ronson Plc after working for Coopers & Lybrand where she specialised in corporate finance. She gained a first-class honours degree in Accounting and Financial Management before going on to qualify as a Chartered Accountant.
Christine sits on the Board and Finance and Risk Committee of Business in the Community, a Prince of Wales charity. She is also a Board member and Audit Committee member for MacIntyre Care, a leading charity providing services for individuals with learning disabilities. She is married and has one son.
Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, enables its clients to transform and perform through technologies. Capgemini provides its clients with insights and capabilities that boost their freedom to achieve superior results through a unique way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM. The Group relies on its global delivery model called Rightshore®, which aims to get the right balance of the best talent from multiple locations, working as one team to create and deliver the optimum solution for clients. Present in more than 35 countries, Capgemini reported 2009 global revenues of EUR 8.4 billion and employs over 100,000 people worldwide.
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