May Yap

SVP and CIO, Jabil



May Yap is the Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Senior Vice President at Jabil. Splitting her time between USA and Singapore, she’s an award-winning CIO currently overseeing global IT operations across more than 100 Jabil sites worldwide.

She spearheads digital transformation programs aligned with the company’s future of manufacturing ambitions, backed by a wealth of leadership experience in IT management, operations, governance, and talent strategies. May also lead strategic initiatives spanning implementation of enterprise-wide cloud, and mobile-enabled ecosystems; building a data marketplace; providing strategic direction on IT policies and cybersecurity; and mainstreaming automation, and human-to-machine collaboration.

Passionate about establishing efficiencies between Information, Engineering, and Operation technologies to create an agile, innovative, and resilient organization, May oversees the delivery of daily operational stability across Jabil’s digital platforms.

She is an honoree on Forbes’ inaugural CIO Next list, and in 2021, May was recognized as IDC’s Asia Pacific and Singapore CIO of the Year and also received AMCHAM Singapore’s HERo Awards for her efforts in advancing women leaders at Jabil.