Meet Christine Hodgson, Chairman of Capgemini UK plc
Embracing technology for success
Event details:Thursday 22 March 2012, 18.00-20.30
Street Cafe, S Block
University of the West of England
Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane
Bristol BS16 1QY
Christine Hodgson is Executive Chairman of Capgemini UK plc and sits on the Capgemini Group Management Committee. She also chairs the Capgemini UK Sustainability Board and the Women’s Business Network. In 2011, Christine was named Woman of the Year at the CWT Everywoman in Technology Awards.
Having worked at Capgemini for 14 years, her previous roles with the Group 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 spent 4 years as Corporate Development Director on the board of Ronson Plc. She joined Ronson from Coopers & Lybrand where she specialised in Corporate Finance after qualifying as a Chartered Accountant. She gained a first-class honours degree in Accounting and Financial Management from Loughborough University.
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.