Well they say the sky is the limit and it seems the career opportunities for IT professionals are ever-increasing. The power of Technology continues to prove a fundamental of business strategy and innovation and you are all sitting in the drivers seat!
“Increasingly, the expectation is not just strong people, financial and operational leadership skills for CEO candidates,” he states. “The leadership angle has to encompass technology, and specifically understanding technology as an enabler of disruptive business strategy.” He says it is interesting to note how ASB and Air New Zealand, which have both had a CEO who was a former CIO, Sir Ralph Norris, are known for their strength in technology and innovation. “It is no coincidence these organisations are now performing so well. “I predict in the next 10 years, there will be more and more CEOs that will come from a technology background,”