Gule Sheikh

Chicago, Illinois, US

Gule's Skills
Product Management
Technical
Sales
Marketing
Management
Finance
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

About Gule

I am a technologist with 17 years experience in the IT industry servicing clients in health care, financial services and the public sector. I thrive in fast-driven delivery while motivating and building crucial relationships with teams and clients.

In Summary, I have:

• Managed and overseen the cross program integrations for one of the largest US Healthcare Projects to implement and integrate with the Federal Gov’t, valued at $180MM.
• Developed and Implemented a Strategy Office where I oversaw the entire Strategy roadmap for Programs including: Data Center Development, Network Services, Voice Technology, Desktop Services, Infrastructure Operations and Business Management Group with total budget of $65MM/yr over a 10 year timeline.
• Led and managed overall Business Management Group reporting directly to the CIO with overall budget of $30M where I strategized and managed infrastructure cost allocation, project budget analysis to reassess cost recovery and developed a successful strategy for a 5 year roadmap approved by the CIO.
• Directly responsible to plan, develop, establish and manage a Professional Services delivery of a startup where I managed functions of business development, implementation cycles and operations accounting for $12 Million growth revenue across the North American market.


Specialties Include:

- Program Management
- Strategic Planning and Execution
- Profit and Loss Analysis
- Cost Benefit Analysis and Budget Recovery
- Team and Project Leadership
- Governance
- iOS Mobile Development

Education

Seneca College

Computer Science

1998 - 1998

Certification

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)

Accelerator/Incubator

1871