Amie Jordi

Head of Digital Systems and Infrastructure

Amie is an experienced information technology and business process professional. She is passionate about developing leaders and engaging IT professionals from diverse backgrounds to implement and support digital products, enterprise systems and data management platforms. 

Amie leads a dynamic team of technology professionals who focus on the development and support of digital products that enable the goals of the Genomic Surveillance Unit (GSU), it’s partners and funders. The team are made up of talented software developers, data engineers, product managers, QA testers, scrum masters, architects and platform technical support engineers who are focussed on building and implementing the right tools and technology to enable genomic surveillance.

Since joining the Wellcome Sanger Institute in March 2021, Amie has worked with the GSU leadership team to understand the IT needs of the organisation, build up the team that support it, along with building the technology strategy and the pathway to delivery.

Amie has held several executive leadership positions over her 16 years of experience, working in commercial fast-moving consumer goods and retail sectors. She has a passion for coaching people in organisations. Amie has broad knowledge across software delivery, enterprise platform support and infrastructure management and specialises in process engineering. She is an actively contributing member to the Technical Informatics Committee (TICom) at Wellcome Sanger.

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