Ceri Stokoe | Chief Information Officer, European Operations, QBE Insurance Group

Ceri StokoeCeri Stokoe is the Chief Information Officer for QBE Insurance Group’s European Operations. QBE is one of the world’s leading insurers and reinsurers and is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange.  She has over 20 years’ experience in a variety of Tech roles, from programming through to delivering IT transformation and modernisation programmes, managing large scale IT operations, delivering strategic change, and successfully building customer & vendor relationships.

Ceri is a previous winner of the British Computer Society Inspirational Leader award.  She is passionate about inclusivity and encouraging collaboration and diversity of thought and strives to create a positive environment that promotes delivery of successful solutions that enable and protect businesses, as well as building a sense of achievement in her teams.

Ceri has two extremely logical daughters and is a “returner” to the workforce following a career break.  She champions Women in Tech initiatives across her business, aims to be a role model for “flex”, and to promote the amazing variety of roles within the tech industry, including for those following a less traditional career path.