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Chairman of the Perspecta Board, President & Chief Executive Officer of DXC Technology Company
Mike Lawrie serves as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of DXC Technology Company (DXC). Lawrie joined Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) as President and Chief Executive Officer on March 19, 2012, and as a member of its Board of Directors in February 2012. On December 15, 2015, Lawrie was appointed chairman of the CSC Board of Directors.
Prior to joining CSC, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of U.K.-based Misys plc, a leading global IT solutions provider to the financial services industry, from November 2006 to March 2012. Lawrie also served as the Executive Chairman of Allscripts-Misys Healthcare Solutions, Inc., from October 2008 to August 2010. From 2005 to 2006, Mr. Lawrie was a general partner with ValueAct Capital, a San Francisco-based private investment firm. He also served as Chief Executive Officer of Siebel Systems, Inc., an international software and solutions company, from 2004 to 2005.
Lawrie also spent 27 years with IBM where he rose to Senior Vice President and Group Executive, responsible for sales and distribution of all IBM products and services worldwide. From 1998 to 2001, Lawrie was General Manager for IBM’s business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, which included operations in 124 countries and 90,000 employees. Prior to that, Lawrie served as General Manager of Industries for IBM’s business operations in Asia Pacific, based in Tokyo. Lawrie is a Trustee of Drexel University, Philadelphia.
Lawrie was chosen to serve as Chairman and a Director on the Perspecta Board of Directors because of his current position as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of DXC, his experience as a director and executive officer for other public and private companies and his extensive experience in finance and IT and software solutions.