Digital Strategies Roundtable

Maria F. O’Neill



ABS is a leading global provider of classification and technical advisory services to the marine and offshore industries, employing approximately 5,000 people in more than 70 countries.  ABS is committed to setting standards for the safety and excellence in design, construction, and operation of marine and offshore assets.  

Maria O’Neill is a Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer (CIO) for ABS, and an officer of the company.  She has been with ABS and in this role since June 2011.  Maria oversees all of ABS’ global IT Operations and Projects. She has responsibility for the development and support of all ABS applications, networks and systems, including end-user support and services, IT security, data governance, quality assurance, and disaster recovery planning. 

Maria received a BBA and MBA with an emphasis in Management Information Services from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas.