Sjoukje Zaal is a Managing Consultant, Microsoft Cloud Architect, 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 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 and writes blogs. Sjoukje is also part of the Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Board.