Quinlan is a national of St. Kitts and Nevis. He is a principal at Deloitte LLP, and sits on Deloitte’s U.S. Executive and Global Operating Committees.
This year, the lecture will be held at the Nevis Performing Arts Center (NEPAC) on September 12, 2016, at 6:00 pm.
As CIO of the prestigious multinational professional services firm headquartered in New York City, Quinlan chairs the Global Council and has responsibility for all facets of technology including strategy, applications, infrastructure, support, and execution. He spends significant time working with major clients discussing technology strategy, trends, and leadership.
Quinlan has been with Deloitte since 1988 and has served in a variety of leadership roles including National Managing Principal for Process Excellence, leading the enterprise-wide effort to increase margins and effectiveness.
He has been widely quoted in major publications including CIO.com, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal and Information Week and has spoken at major industry events. In addition, he has been honoured by institutions and publications, including STEMconnecter’s 100 Diverse Corporate Leaders in STEM, the Nashville Business Journal (2014 Award), American Foundation for the University of the West Indies (Vice Chancellor’s Award), CARAH (Outstanding Corporate Contribution to Corporate America), and CIO Magazine (2012 CIO 100 Award).
Quinlan serves on the boards of Npower, the Executive Leadership Foundation, National Cyber Education Industry Advisory, and the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NY).
He holds an MBA from Baruch College, City University of New York and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of the West Indies.