Scott Buchholz

Chief Technology Officer, Government and Public Services, Emerging Technologies Research Director, Office of the CTO

Deloitte Consulting LLP

A leader and visionary with over 25 years of experience in technology innovation and implementation, Scott’s focus is helping clients transform the way they deliver their missions and businesses through technology. He has deep experience in architecture and has led many complex technology-enabled business transformations across multiple domains.

In his role as CTO for Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Government and Public Services (GPS) practice, he advises government organization on technology innovation, trends and transformations. He also leads the GPS CIO Program, supporting current and future IT executives by providing advice and insights on how to evolve their organizations to improve performance, effectiveness and efficiency.

As the Emerging Technologies Research Director, Scott helps identify, research, and champion the technologies that are expected to have a significant impact on enterprise IT across industries and geographies. He sponsors Deloitte’s annual Tech Trends report, Deloitte’s flagship research publication which identifies trends that are likely to disrupt businesses in the next 18 to 24 months.

Scott earned undergraduate degrees in Computer Science and Applied Math from Northwestern University.