Can IT management & CIOs surf the technology waves?

I have always posed the point that IT management has a much greater impact on the bottom line than a company’s management ever realizes. That's because the decisions they make today have a tail impact that may not be evident for years—by which time the impact will be unavoidable. A good CIO has to recognize this, and needs to weigh the future risks involved in the decisions and the strategies they make now, as these will become a part of the makings of a future cost structure which has limited or no room for reduction.

Topics: CIO

CIO versus CDO - Who is in charge?

I have recently been writing about the success or otherwise of the efforts to simplify a firms IT environment by reducing platforms and establishing a Single Source Data Repository (SSDR) to capture and provide “the truth”. 

Topics: CIO, Fintech, CDO

What’s the future for the role of the CIO?

I recently sat in a conference listening to a panel of financial industry CIO’s bemoaning a number of critical factors that they had to deal with and issues they face, such as:

Topics: Insider, CIO