Analyst Profile

Leigh McMullen

Leigh McMullen

Research VP

8 years at Gartner ,  26 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Leigh C. McMullen is a Managing Vice President in Gartner's Office of the CIO Research team, where he manages a team within CIO research in addition to delivering insight to clients. Mr. McMullen leverages his experience as both a line-of-business manager and IT leader to provide CIOs with insight on navigating and making a difference within the C-suite. Additionally, he provides clients with a holistic view of IT leadership research, specializing in research for CIOs, especially on the topics of business engagement, internal selling and IT marketing, IT strategy and transformation, service management, and major-initiative planning.


Previous Experience

Mr. McMullen is an executive with a diverse background that enables him to engage clients in a variety of disciplines and to speak from experience regarding the challenges of both making a profit and supporting the business with IT. He has held a variety of business and IT roles, ranging from line-of-business/P&L manager to CTO.

Professional Background

Capgemini Ernst & Young, Vice President, 7 years
Capgemini/Sogeti, Practice Vice President, 4 years
HomeBanc Mortgage, Senior Vice President, Chief Architect, 3 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Gartner - Presentation Excellence Award - 2015
Gartner - Thought Leadership Award - 2012