Candice Ling serves as the Senior Vice President of Federal at Microsoft, a role she took over earlier this year. With a distinguished career in the technology industry, Ling is a dynamic leader specializing in government engagement and digital transformation. Before joining Microsoft in 2018, Ling spent nearly 20 years with CGI in a variety of senior leadership roles. In her new role as SVP, Ling is instrumental in strengthening Microsoft’s partnerships with federal agencies, delivering innovative technology solutions, and driving the adoption of cloud services, AI, and cybersecurity measures. Her work aims to enhance the digital capabilities of government organizations, improve citizen services, and ensure the security and compliance necessary for federal operations.