Sjoukje Zaal is a CTO Microsoft, and Microsoft Azure MVP with over 15 years of experience providing architecture, development, consultancy and design expertise. She works at Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation. She is based in the Netherlands.

She loves to share her knowledge and is active in the Microsoft community as a co-founder of the Dutch user groups SP&C NL and MixUG. She is also a board member of Azure Thursdays. Sjoukje is a public speaker and involved in organizing events. She wrote several books, writes blogs and is active on the Microsoft Tech Community. Sjoukje is also part of the Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Board.

Sjoukje is author of a variety of books, like “Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: Exam Guide AZ-300“, “Microsoft Azure Administrator – Exam Guide AZ-103“, and “Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions – Exam Guide 70-535“. For more information and a complete overview of the books she has written, take a look at her Amazon Author profile.