Gary O’Brien


Co-author of Digital Transformation Game Plan

A Digital Transformation Director at global technology consultancy Thoughtworks, Gary O’Brien has over 25 years’ experience helping complex organisations to build the capabilities necessary to thrive in a digital world.

Gary co-authored the book Digital Transformation Game Plan (2019) – offering an authentic perspective on the challenges leaders face during a transformation, with guidance to support sustainable change.

With the world re-emerging from the pandemic, Gary is now helping business leaders bridge the gap between technology-led transformation and delivering valuable business outcomes.

Thoughtworks is a global technology consultancy that integrates strategy, design and engineering to drive digital innovation. We are 10,000+ people strong across 48 offices in 17 countries. Over the last 25+ years, we’ve delivered extraordinary impact together with our clients by helping them solve complex business problems with technology as the differentiator.

Leaning in to organisational evolution to thrive in the face of constant change

  • Changing the paradigm from digital transformation to persistent evolution
  • Adapting leadership, culture and operating models for the digital age
  • Processes and principles to help drive decision-making and maximize value
  • Key characteristics of modern digital businesses.