Accenture’s Wai-Ming Yu new ITAC Ontario Board Chair

ITAC is pleased to announce Wai-Ming Yu, Managing Director at Accenture as the new Chair of ITAC’s Ontario Board and Craig Taylor as the Chair of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Committee (SME).

“Both Wai-Ming Yu and Craig Taylor have been long time directors of the Ontario Board and supporters of ITAC,” stated Robert Watson, President and CEO, ITAC. “We are very thankful to have leaders in the technology community play such a prominent role advocating within the Ontario government.”

ITAC ANNOUNCES NEW ONTARIO BOARD CHAIR

ITAC is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Wai-Ming Yu, a Managing Director with Accenture, as Chair of ITAC’s Ontario Board. Ms. Yu is a longstanding member of the Ontario Board as well as an active leader of ITAC’s Ontario Public Sector Business Committee. As new Chair, Ms. Yu has identified key priorities to include: Digital Innovation, as well as Digital Government and Modernization.

As an Accenture Managing Director with a career spanning more than 22 years, Wai-Ming Yu has extensive experience working with senior officials in the C-Suite within Canada and the United States to define and implement innovative, large-scale business transformations. Wai-Ming helps public and private sector clients achieve service delivery excellence through leading strategies that drive simplified organizations with greater agility, effectiveness and efficiency; and promotes improved customer and constituent engagement through leading digital solutions. She has successfully managed business and technology transformation initiatives and is extremely skilled in facilitating discussions across complex, multi-stakeholder, multi-tiered environments to derive transformational service delivery visions and gain agreement on transformational strategies and roadmaps. Leveraging her deep experience in helping her clients achieve service delivery excellence through leading strategies for services delivery transformation in a digital world, her experience encompasses several North American public and semi-public organizations across the United States and Canada at the Federal, Provincial and Local levels. Currently, Wai-Ming serves as the Managing Director responsible for Accenture’s business with Ontario’s Public Sector and Broader Public Sector. In 2012, Wai-Ming was one of only 60 Canadian’s presented with Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee Medal of Honour for her significant contributions to the Canadian information technology landscape.