Analyst Profile

Nicole Sturgill

Nicole Sturgill

Managing Vice President

15 years at Gartner,  28 years industry experience

Location:  LA USA  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Nicole Sturgill is a Managing Vice President for Gartner's HR Technology practice in Research and Advisory. Ms. Sturgill's role is to support analysts who advise clients on HR recruiting, learning and talent management technology.


Previous Experience

Prior to joining the HR Technology team, Ms. Sturgill was a Vice President, Analyst on the Financial Services research team. In that role, she focused on automation technologies, bank technology strategy and customer experience. Prior to joining Gartner, Ms. Sturgill worked with Transoft International, now part of NCR. She worked with banks in both EMEA and North America, specializing in cash supply chain strategy and software implementation at client banks. Previously, she worked at Fifth Third Bank for 10 years, holding several positions in Commercial Banking and in Retail Banking Operations.

Professional Background

  • CEB, Principal Executive Advisor, 9 years
  • Fifth Third Bank, Debit Services Manager/Assistant Vice President, 10 years
  • Transoft International (now NCR), Business Development and Partnerships Manager, 3 years


  • B.A., Psychology & Sociology, Miami University
  • M.A., Organizational Psychology, Columbia University