Gene Chao is senior vice president and general manager, Enterprise Computing Solutions at Unisys. In that role, he drives alignment of all resources related to ClearPath Forward® – Unisys’ flagship enterprise-computing environment – including technology, applications, security, services, support, engineering, supply chain and product/solution management, in order to drive profitable revenue growth and deliver successful competitive and financial outcomes for clients.
Gene joined Unisys in April 2021, bringing proven expertise in application of next-generation technologies, business technology transformation, delivery of innovation-based outcomes for clients, management of strategic alliances and revenue expansion. He came from IBM, where he was most recently managing partner and general manager, cognitive process re-engineering and intelligent workflows.
Over a career spanning more than 25 years, he has also held senior leadership positions at leading consulting-services and technology companies, including IPsoft, CSC (now DXC Technology), Capgemini, Juniper Networks, Hewlett-Packard Company (now HPE), France Telecom Group’s Orange Business Services and Accenture. He started his career as a financial analyst at Smith Barney Shearson.
Gene earned a B.S. degree in business administration and finance from the State University of New York, College at Buffalo. He completed the Global Executive Leadership Program at the University of Pretoria – Gordon Institute of Business Science in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is a frequent speaker at IT industry events.