Steve Sousa leads the Health and Social Services business unit at CGI Federal, a wholly-owned U.S. operating subsidiary of CGI, Inc., which serves CGI’s clients across civilian, defense and intelligence sectors of the U.S. federal government.

Under his leadership, Mr. Sousa’s team supports clients in the following account areas within the United States: Health and Human Services Agency (HHS); this includes all of its optives (CMS, FDA, NIH, CDC, and IHS), Social Security Administration (SSA), and the Defense Health Agency (DHA).

Mr. Sousa has been integral in expanding the company’s healthcare business line and broadening the client base that CGI Federal serves, which has led to substantial growth. Steve has extensive experience in Federal regulatory compliance, healthcare policy, strategic planning, IT development, financial analysis, business development and project management. Mr. Sousa’s portfolio is currently valued at $150M in annual revenue ($3.5B in contract value) and 700 members, with continued growth expected in the future.

Mr. Sousa has a proven record of accomplishments managing on time and on budget projects and systems under stringent regulatory mandates and legislated release date. These implementations are producing effective systems envisioned by numerous legislative, judicial, CMS and Medicare provider and beneficiary stakeholders. His creativity and innovative capabilities have led and supported the creation of a number of user centric tools (provisional patent) and working groups. His thought leadership demonstrates his authorship of numerous white papers and industry studies. Mr. Sousa represents CGI on the Global Health Council, National Contract Management Association, and is active in HIMSS and the Northern Virginia Technology Council.

Mr. Sousa holds a Master of Science degree in Healthcare and Technology from the Carnegie Mellon University and a Bachelor’s degree from Duquesne University.