Vijay George is Vice President for Texas Public Sector at Sogeti USA, a subsidiary of Capgemini Group.
Vijay is the former CIO/CTO and Director of Innovation and Technology for the Comptroller of Public Accounts (CPA). At CPA he was part of the executive management team and led the Innovation and Technology division for the state agency that supports the financial systems for the State of Texas including tax, accounting, payroll, treasury, and procurement for the $100B+ State government.
Prior to the CPA, Vijay was the Chief Information Officer for LCRA (Lower Colorado River Authority), where he was the Executive responsible for divisions including IT and Telecommunications. Prior to that, he ran two start-up software development and technology consulting firms that focused on the manufacturing and utility sectors. He started his career as an electrical and controls engineer with Alcoa. He holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M University, an MS in Software Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and an MBA from St. Edwards University.
He serves on a variety of regional, industry, and technology advisory boards and groups including TASSCC, Government Technology Southwest, SIM (Society of Information Management), and Leadership Austin.