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Patrick Shields Chief Technology Officer at Software AG


Patrick Shields, Software AG’s Chief Technology Officer, is a passionate thought-leader that consistently strives for innovation. For Patrick, it’s important to leave a legacy by using technology to enhance the lives of individuals throughout the African continent. Shields offers 32 years of solution delivery and consulting experience, with 17 of those years managing the delivery of Software AG’s solutions. He has worked in various roles including Chief Enterprise Architect, Senior Principal Consultant, IT Director and Pre-Sales Manager. With a wealth of business experience, he has delivered numerous customer engagements using Software AG’s Digital Business Platform. He relocated to Johannesburg, South Africa in 2009 where he is helping to grow Software AG’s African business.

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