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Jessie Xia, Global Chief Information Officer of Thoughtworks Named to Singapore 100 Women in Tech List for 2023

Jessie Xia, Global Chief Information Officer of Thoughtworks Named to Singapore 100 Women in Tech List for 2023

Thoughtworks (NASDAQ: TWKS), a global technology consultancy that integrates strategy, design and engineering, announced Jessie Xia, global chief information officer, Thoughtworks, has been named to the Singapore 100 Women in Tech (SG100WIT) List for 2023.


Organized by the Singapore Computer Society (SCS) and in partnership with Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), the SG100WIT List is an initiative that recognizes and celebrates outstanding women who have contributed significantly to the tech community in their sphere of influence. The SG100WIT 2023 List is the third edition and it received a total of 800 nominations. The list was selected by a committee comprising leaders from academia and industry in Singapore.


Ms. Tan Lee Chew, Chairperson of SG100WIT 2023 Organizing Committee said, “The SG100WIT list has evolved from inception to its current edition to be a key national initiative that amplifies the brilliant capabilities of women and students in technology. 


In its third edition, the initiative has grown significantly to include nominees of diverse profiles – including small business owners, teachers and investors – in addition to business leaders, technologists, entrepreneurs, researchers and students. This year’s list is a testament to the multifaceted role of technology and how impactful it can be in empowering women in different careers. 


Through this initiative, SCS hopes to inspire more women to embrace technology across different industries in their respective careers and help build a strong pipeline of women and women leaders in technology.”


“I am both delighted and honored to be part of this distinguished list, which is an important way to recognize the contributions of women in tech,” said Jessie Xia, global chief information officer, Thoughtworks. “As I reflect on my journey, I feel a strong purpose to continue providing exposure and mentorship to women in tech and championing a more equitable future for our industry.”


The SG100WIT 2023 list is published here: https://www.scs.org.sg/awards/sg100wit/2023


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About Singapore Computer Society (SCS)

The SCS is the leading Infocomm and digital media society for industry professionals, leaders, students, and tech enthusiasts. Established in 1967, SCS has a thriving membership base of over 53,000 members today. Through 13 Chapters and five Special Interest Groups, SCS remains steadfast in its commitment to establishing a strong reputation as the voice of Singapore’s Infocomm and digital media community. SCS strives to add value to its members’ professional and personal development goals. From publications to training and development, networking opportunities and more, SCS supports its members by fuelling their ambition to connect, collaborate and be inspired with innovation and excellence. For more information, please visit https://www.scs.org.sg/.


About SG Women in Tech (SGWIT) 

An initiative by the Infocomm Media Development Authority in partnership with the tech industry and community, SG Women in Tech (SGWIT) aims to attract and develop girls and women for the exciting and dynamic Infocomm tech sector in Singapore. SGWIT believes in the value of a diverse workforce, the importance of role models for inspiring interest in tech, and partnerships for a supportive ecosystem for women in tech. For more information, visit http://www.sgwomenintech.sg/.


About Thoughtworks

Thoughtworks is a global technology consultancy that integrates strategy, design and engineering to drive digital innovation. We are over 11,500 people strong across 51 offices in 18 countries. For 30 years, we’ve delivered extraordinary impact together with our clients by helping them solve complex business problems with technology as the differentiator.


Media contact:

Linda Horiuchi, global head of public relations 

Email: linda.horiuchi@thoughtworks.com

Phone: +1 (646) 581-2568