- October 2, 2023
- Posted by: Jackie Roskos
- Categories: Blog, News
Visionary leaders who can navigate the complexities of digital transformation are invaluable assets to any organization, and Simar Johar, J3 Consulting’s CTO, is no exception. In October, we proudly celebrate Simar’s one-year anniversary at the helm of our technological innovation.
With a career spanning more than 22 years, Simar has left an indelible mark on the IT industry, making significant contributions across various domains, including cloud architecture, security, infrastructure, and digital solutions. His leadership is characterized by a unique blend of strategic vision, technical expertise, and a deep understanding of the needs of modern businesses.
Simar’s path to becoming CTO at J3 Consulting is marked by a series of achievements and impactful roles. His previous experiences at prominent organizations such as Unisys, LTi Mindtree, and Microsoft have equipped him with a wealth of knowledge that he has brought to his current role.
Particularly noteworthy is Simar’s expertise in cloud solutions. During his time at Unisys, he held the position of Solution Director, leading initiatives in cloud, infrastructure, and security. His role as an Advisory Cloud Architect showcased his ability to drive innovation and transformational change in cloud-focused projects. From proposing innovative cloud-based solutions for water purification and bottling plants at to cloud-enabling media sites, Simar has consistently demonstrated his commitment to cutting-edge solutions that drive efficiency and scalability.
His experience extends to leadership, as well. While at Dubai Holding, Simar managed several teams, ensuring SLAs were met, engineer performance was optimized, and overall client satisfaction was maintained. His innate ability to envision and implement solutions was evident when he served this company as IT Incident Manager, where he provided IT consultancy, coordinated vendor discussions, and managed projects on an international scale.
Simar’s educational background complements his extensive practical experience. He holds an MBA in Marketing and Operations from S. P. Jain and graduated Summa Cum Laude earning his B.Sc in Computer Information Systems from Champlain College. His certifications, including AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate and IBM Blockchain Essentials, further solidify his expertise in cutting-edge technologies.
“Beyond his technical acumen, Simar is known for his leadership that prioritizes clear vision, integrity, humility, and empathy,” said J3 Consulting’s President & CEO Jeannie Jones-Ledford. “He is not only a trusted technology leader but also an inspiration to his colleagues. His passion for technology is rivaled only by his commitment to his family.”
As J3 Consulting looks back on Simar’s transformative first year as CTO, we eagerly anticipate the innovations and advancements he will continue to bring to the company. His strategic insights, technical expertise, and unwavering commitment to excellence make him a beacon of inspiration for the entire team.
Join us in congratulating Simar Johar on this remarkable milestone and in looking forward to the exciting journey ahead as he continues to lead J3 Consulting to new heights of technological excellence.