CGI in Canada - Awards and rankings

Aiming for excellence

At CGI, we aim not to be the biggest in our field, but the best. We are committed to listening to our clients and meeting their needs with innovative solutions delivered with the highest level of quality. In addition helping our clients achieve success, our commitment drives us to distinguish ourselves in the industry, as this overview of CGI in Canada shows. 

Brand Finance Canada 

CGI ranks 33rd on the 2015 Top 100 Canadian Brands list compiled by Brand Finance Canada. 


CGI ranks 3rd among the 2016 Top 250 Canadian Technology Companies encompassing four major categories: Software, IT Professional Services, ICT Hardware and Infrastructure and Service Providers. CGI also ranks 1st among the Top 25 Canadian ICT Professional Services Companies

Brendan Wood International

CGI has been named a TopGun company in Canada in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications category for 2015-2016. Michael Roach has been named as a TopGun CEO in Canada in the same category. 

Financial Post 

Out of Canada’s top 500 largest companies of 2014, CGI ranks 42nd in revenue. 

Les Affaires 

CGI ranks 19th among the 500 largest companies in Quebec of 2015 based on number of employees, total assets and net income. Michael Roach was named CEO of the year in 2013. 

Montreal's Top Employers

CGI was named one of Montreal’s top employers for 2015. A Mediacorp Canada (Canada’s Top Employers) initiative, this special designation recognizes Montreal-area employers that offer exceptional places to work.


In 2015, CGI was named as a Global Leader in Managed Security Services by NelsonHall, a globally recognized and independent Business Process Services (BPS) and IT Services (ITS) analyst firm. Read the media announcement.

Randstad Awards

CGI was included in the Randstad Award 2015 ranking of most attractive employers among the 150 largest companies in Canada. 

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Top Employer certification

CGI has been certified a Top Employer 2017 in Canada by the Top Employers Institute. This prestigious certification recognizes CGI’s commitment to providing exceptional employee conditions, talent development and HR leadership.


CGI received the Customer of the Year award in the End-User Computing category at the 2014 VMworld for our virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solution, which virtualized 4,000+ Laurentian Bank of Canada workstations. Read the press release.