Asia Regional Business Leader, Microsoft
Session III : Global Business Chance/Opportunities and Strategic Alliance
Candice Ling leads Microsoft’s government industry business in Asia and is part of Microsoft’s worldwide government industry leadership team. Bringing over 20 years of experience working with global and regional customers in the technology industry, Candice works with governments across Asia to accelerate their digital transformation progress through the application of technology and innovation.
Passionate in creating a positive societal impact, Candice has played a key role in enabling and transforming smart cities of the future, assisting government officials take advantage of technologies to deliver higher quality citizen services at lower cost, aiding government in modernizing their workplace, and enhancing government services and operations.
Prior to joining Microsoft in 2018, Candice was the senior vice president for CGI Federal, leading the regulatory government business unit. She was responsible for formulating and executing business growth for the business unit and led her teams in implementing transformative IT strategies and agile solutions. In her 19 years tenure at CGI, Candice also served as the responsible executive for Fortune 500 clients in the financial services sector.