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CGI appointed John Karnblad as President of its Scandinavia operations in March 2020. John oversees more than 6,000 professionals and consultants in 40-plus locations across Sweden, Norway and Denmark. His team delivers CGI’s end-to-end services, including strategic business and IT consulting, systems integration, managed IT and business processes services, and IP solutions, to government and commercial clients across these regions.

Prior to this appointment, John led CGI’s operations within Sweden’s Gothenburg and Central regions.

A seasoned IT and business consulting services professional, John joined CGI in May 2019 through the merger with Acando, where he held a number of senior IT leadership roles, including Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, Head of Market Area West, Mid, South & Finland. He also worked at Frontec, which merged with Acando in 2003, as Chief Technology Officer and Senior Consultant.

John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Systems Engineering from the University of Gothenburg.