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Timothy S. Shaughnessy

Senior Vice President, GTS Solutions

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Tim Shaughnessy has worldwide responsibility for the workforce and operations supporting the delivery of IBM IT outsourcing and business process services. He is also responsible for ensuring a tight integration between sales and delivery in GTS to drive end-to-end service quality and excellence for our clients.  

Prior to his current role, Tim served as Vice President and Controller for IBM. As Controller, Tim was responsible for IBM’s accounting, budgeting, controls and financial strategy development. While in this role, Tim led the establishment of centers of excellence within finance as part of the company-wide shared services efforts. 

From 2002 to 2004 Tim was the General Manager, IBM Global Services -- Asia Pacific, responsible for all services businesses in this geography. A critical market because of IBM’s presence there and growth opportunity, Tim led the business and drove services revenue and profit growth. 

Tim joined IBM in 1981 as a financial analyst. Following a number of planning, analysis and pricing assignments, he held a wide variety of financial leadership positions across services, sales, and manufacturing and development.  

Tim received a Masters of Business Administration-Finance from New York University.