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Erin Champlin

Erin is the Vice President of Global Business Services (GBS) at EMC Corporation, a $16B+ company and the world's leading developer and provider of information infrastructure technology and solutions.   

In this role, she provides executive leadership for more than 800 resources based in EMC’s shared service centers in Franklin, MA; Cork, Ireland; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Beijing/Dalian, China; Manila, Philippines, and Bangalore, India.  Erin is responsible for service delivery excellence in support of the following business functions:  Finance, Global Services, Sales, Education Services, and Indirect Purchasing.   Additionally, she sponsors initiatives that seek to centralize and optimize work to deliver bottom line savings and/or upside revenue to the Corporation.

Erin held several positions within EMC’s IT organization prior to moving to GBS, most recently holding the title of VP Information Technology and Business Unit CIO.  While in IT, Erin had specific responsibility to partner with EMC's Functional and Senior Vice Presidents to execute a “best in class” portfolio management process for allocating IT resources to highest priority initiatives for each function.   She also held significant roles in enterprise-level business transformation programs (i.e., ERP, CRM, KM, BI, etc.) over that twelve year period.

Erin brought more than 10 years of experience in IT to her position at EMC, having begun her career with Ernst & Young, where she consulted, and later managed, large-scale system implementation engagements.  She is a graduate of Bryant University.