Author Profile

Sham Gill

Sham Gill

VP Analyst

6 years at Gartner,  24 years' experience

Location:  United Kingdom  |  Language(s):  English, Indian - Hindi, Indian - Punjabi

Roles and Responsibilities

Sham Gill is a member of Gartner's Global Financial Services Industry Research and Advisory team. The primary focus of Mr. Gill's research is P&C/non-life insurance, covering digital transformation, legacy modernization and vendor solutions. Prior to joining Gartner, he worked at SSP where he was the Head of Strategy and Proposition, before becoming the Managing Director for the SSP Financial Services business. As part of the senior management team at SSP, he helped the business to grow, transform and become a leader in the insurance software sector. He has also previously worked for Sapiens and Unisys.


Previous Experience

Mr. Gill was the Managing Director of SSP, U.K. for 5 years, and the Head of Strategy and Proposition of the same for 9 years. He was also a Consultant at Sapiens (FIS) for 2 years, and at Unisys for 2 years.

Professional Background

  • SSP LTD, Managing Director, 14 years
  • Sapiens (FIS), Business Consultant, 2 years
  • Unisys, Business Consultant, 2 years


  • B.Sc., Information Systems, University of Leeds
  • M.Sc., Distributed Systems, University of Leeds
  • P.G., Strategic Leadership, Warwick Business School