Michael McKiernan

MichaelMcKiernanMichael McKiernan
VP, Business Technology Solutions
Citrix

Michael is responsible for application delivery globally. He manages IT-business alignment, project delivery and vendor performance to enable Citrix build, sell deliver and service Citrix products.

Michael joined Citrix in 2006 as Director IT Strategy, PMO & Operations. In 2008 as Managing Director WorldWide Procurement he created and ran the enterprisewide procurement function responsible for global indirect sourcing, purchasing, category management, contract negotiation & administration and vendor management. In 2010 as VP of IT Infrastructure & Service Delivery Michael was responsible for Citrix’s global network, data centers, information security, business continuity, service desk and running Citrix on beta Citrix products.

Michael has over 20 years of IT experience in high tech and financial services industries. Prior to joining Citrix, Michael worked for McKinsey & Company’s business technology consulting practice out of Montreal, Goldman Sachs’ institutional sales trading IT group in New York, Andersen Consulting systems integration practice in London.

Michael holds a Bachelor of Business Studies from the Trinity College Dublin and a Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School of Business.