Jody McDonough
SVP of IT Shared Services
QBE North America

Jody McDonough is the SVP of IT Shared Services for QBE North America, located in Sun Prairie, WI but part of a Global Group based out of Australia. Jody has over 25 years of IT experience leading technology organizations and deliver business results.

Prior to joining QBE, Jody founded a SaaS organization that specialized in online transaction systems and data acquisition and analytics.  Jody’s company worked with clients locally like Land’s End, Mattel, and Rockwell Automation.  His company was acquired in 2008 by Gallup where the technology was then leveraged for large online data collection merging historical data sets to provide clients predictive indicators to drive their business efficiency.  Earlier in Jody’s career he was Director of Technology for the Nordic Group of Companies where he lead the development and deployment of the Automated Manufacturing and Business Operations platform.  Jody strives to partner with business to develop a vision of how IT can enable business strategy.

Jody has served as an instructor and curriculum adviser for adult education classes as well as sitting on board of directors for a local startup company.