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Thursday February 09, 2017

Chief DIGITAL Officer JOBS Update for January 2017

Get the latest info on these Chief DIGITAL Officers and more…

The CDO Summit is the premier event for digital & data leaders:

  March 15-16, 2017  |  Sydney, Australia
April 26-27, 2017  |  New York, USA
  June 28-29, 2017  |  Washington DC, USA

Welcome back to our Chief Digital Officer JOBS Update, through January 2017.

In this issue, we list SIX new CDO appointments for January alone; we tracked 30 CDO ARTICLES and hand-picked THIRTEEN CDOs who made the news last month; and we posted more new open global CDO positions on our CDO Career page!

  • New Chief Digital Officer placements (through January 2017)SIX new CDOs were hired in January alone,  we provide the highlights below. Congratulations to the new Chief Digital Officers at Allianz Life, Destination XL Group, McCourt Global, and The White House, among many others. Welcome to the CDO Club!
  • Chief Digital Officers ‘In the News’: Consider us your personal CDO “news clippings” service. We tracked 30 CDO ARTICLES and hand-picked THIRTEEN CDOs who made the news in January, including including Bryan Honda’s Rico Glover; GE Oil & Gas’ Matthias Heilmann; Statistics New Zealand’s Chris Buxton; Target’s Mike McNamara; Tieto’s Alexandra Drevenlid; and Volkswagen AG’s Johann Jungwirth! How did they make news? Find out inside.
  • Open Chief Digital Officer Jobs: Hey, be sure to check out NEW OPEN POSITIONS, including jobs at Benefits Data Trust, Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs, Elavon Inc, Powel AS, The American University in Cairo, The Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet, TMX Global Enterprise Services, Upside, among others!  Inside, you’ll find open posts for Chief Digital Officers, Chief Data Officers, and other C-level digital and data positions. Be sure to review the open posts on our dedicated career page.

You’ll find the details on all this and much more inside.

Check out new Chief DIGITAL Officers hired in January…
Look at these Chief DIGITAL Officers in the news….
Check out the new open Chief DIGITAL Officers positions….
You will need to be a registered CDO Club member to view the job postings, with at minimum SILVER, GOLD, or PLATINUM status.  Membership options and registration can be found here

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Who should be CDO of the Year?

We want YOU to decide who the Chief Digital Officer and Chief Data Officer of the Year should be.

Submit your nominations through the link below, and we’ll enter your name into a drawing to win a free ticket to the 5th Annual NYC CDO Summit on April 26-27, 2017 (you can also nominate anonymously, but won’t be entered into the drawing). We’ll be accepting nominations until February 28, 2017.

For more information, and to learn more about previous winners, visit the
CDO of the Year page on our website.

Feel free to pass this survey along to your colleagues. Click the button below to submit your vote.

Click Here To Make Your CDO of the Year Recommendation

Meet new friends and colleagues in Sydney:

  • Ajay Bhatia: Chief Product and Information Officer at carsales.com.au
  • Andrew Reid: General Manager, Data Analytics and Insights at Ticketek Australia (TEG)
  • Chris Wood: General Manager of Experience Design, Digital First at Telstra
  • Christina Fevre: Digital Commercial Partnerships Director at Endemol Shine Australia
  • Clive Dickens: Chief Digital Officer at Seven West Media
  • Damon Rees: Chief Information and Digital Officer at NSW Government
  • Darshil Mehta: Enterprise Data Governance Lead at Bupa Australia & New Zealand
  • David Mathison: Curator of CDO Summit and Founder of CDO Club
  • David Pountney: Digital Vice President, Digital McKinsey at McKinsey & Company
  • Dez Blanchfield: Resident Data Scientist at The Bloor Group
  • Harriet Wakelam: Director Human Centred Design at IAG
  • Howard Seccombe: Chief Digital Officer at Roy Morgan Research
  • Ian Oppermann: CEO & Chief Data Scientist at NSW Data Analytics Centre
  • Julian Delany: Chief Digital Officer, News Digital Networks Australia & MD, news.com.au
  • Larissa Azevedo: Executive Digital Manager at Commonwealth Bank
  • Leisa Bacon: Director Audience & Marketing at Australian Broadcasting Corporation
  • Dr. Maria Milosavljevic: CIO & Chief Information Security Officer at AUSTRAC
  • Dr. Olav Laudy: Chief Data Scientist Asia-Pacific at IBM
  • Paul Rush: Partner at Odgers Berndtson
  • Paul Shetler: Former Chief Digital Officer, Australian Govt Digital Transformation Agency
  • Philip Zohrab: Chief Data Officer, Australia & NZ at Dentsu Aegis Network
  • Rebecca Reed: Partner – Sports, Gaming & Entertainment at Odgers Berndtson
  • Dr. Rod Farmer: Digital Vice President, Digital McKinsey at McKinsey & Company
  • Ross Farrelly: Cloud Strategy Leader at IBM
  • And Many More…
REGISTER NOW for the Sydney CDO Summit! 

Can’t make Sydney?
Join us in NYC (our 5th year) or Washington DC!

Regular Registration:
USD $1,495.00
Ends April 26, 2017
Regular Registration:
USD $1,495.00
Ends June 28, 2017



We have a 5-year history of bringing together some of the most important digital and data leaders on earth, in intimate settings designed for networking and knowledge-sharing.

Sponsor opportunities are available for our Summits in New York City (our 5th year), London (our 3rd year), Sydney (our 2nd year), Washington DC, Toronto, and LA.

ACT NOW before inventory runs out. Its only January, and we’ve already confirmed partnerships with some of the most prestigious firms on the planet. Join us!

David@CDOSummit.com for more information.
Hear why sponsors, speakers, and delegates love our events:


  • “Great opportunity to hear from the CDO community and share some of our thinking around enterprise IoT here at Microsoft.” – Lee Hickin (Amazon Web Services)
  • “Congratulations on what was a fantastic day! Well done!” – Irena Bobojcov (Odgers Berndtson)
  • “Had the privilege today to share some digital learnings with international leaders from Google, Westpac and Harvey Norman on a panel today at the Chief Digital Officer Summit at Sydney.” – Christian Bowman (Ladbrokes Australia)
  • “It seemed very well run to me and you had an engaged audience there which was great.”
    – Kate Burleigh (Intel)
  • “I really enjoyed the sessions I was there for and (most importantly) the other people in the room seemed to be getting a lot out of it. Was great to work with you.” – Paul Smith (The Australian)
  • “Thanks so much for delivering such a great event. Really surpassed my expectations and I’ve had wonderful feedback from my leadership team. Thank you, once again.” – Kathryn Hamilton (Accenture Digital ANZ)
  • “Thank you David for such a well organised event. A pleasure and privilege to participate.”
    – Jon Cumming (ACT Government)
  • “We had a great day. Thank you.” – Michael McKeon (Unico)
  • “Many thanks for the opportunity to participate in your conference. It was a really high quality event – it was a privilege to be part of it.” – Simon Want (Management Consulting)

About the CDO Summit:

The CDO Summit addresses the challenges and opportunities arising from big data, the cloud, digital disruption, and social and mobile media.  Our gatherings include the best digital strategists and practitioners on earth, in intimate, collegial, and supportive environments designed to encourage networking, learning, and knowledge-sharing. Visit the website.

About the CDO Club:

The CDO Club is the world’s first, largest, and most powerful network of C-suite digital leaders.  Our 2,000+ members receive access to breaking news, original research, career development support, networking opportunities, and inspirational events such as the CDO Summit.  Visit the website.

Contact Information:

We’d love to hear from you. Email us at info@CDOSummit.com or call +1 516 488-1143.
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