Christian McMahon


Christian McMahon

Influential CIO : Digital Leader : Value Creator

Proven business-facing partner & board level expert in Driving Technology-Enabled Strategic Business Transformation : Turnaround : Strategy Development & Execution : Driving Disruptive Innovation & Value Driven Change that enables the achievement of corporate goals, facilitates new business models & accelerates growth : Delivering large Technology Solutions in Complex Multi-Supplier Environments : Developing Creative Ways to use Technology to Solve Business Problems.

Notable background in accelerating innovation through the development of new products, process & digital services that increase customer engagement, optimise efficiencies, enhance competitive advantage & improve the customer experience. Well versed in working with key stakeholders & external partners to understand, shape & prioritise their critical challenges & highly skilled in translating them in to pragmatic solutions.

As well as my work at the European Commission where I advise them on €Multibillion technology funding & innovation programmes, I’m an advisor at the MassChallenge Accelerator Program selecting start-ups for the annual intake/awards & providing hands-on mentoring to founding CEO’s across multiple industries.

Highly respected CIO & Digital ‘thought leader’ with significant social influence who has forged strong relationships with the worlds leading firms, advising them on shaping their strategies to better engage with & add value to their clients.

Extensive global board level experience in multiple sectors including:
• In team that took global consulting firm through AIM listed IPO at 130p & all cash exit 1 yr later at 300p
• Significant M&A background – 23 global integrations with combined revenue of £1b
• Strategic outsourcing, offshoring & shared service initiatives
• Agile: online, mobile, eCommerce, CMS, big data
• Implementing robust infrastructure, architecture & security
• Cloud: Private/Public/Hybrid/AWS/Azure/Salesforce/Google
• Leading geographically dispersed teams