The biggest challenge at electricity transmission network operator, TransGrid, is ensuring staff and thousands of supporting contractors are properly registered and qualified to work safely, and none of the accreditations or insurances expire doing the course of work.
Stories by Byron Connolly
Since joining JLL as chief information officer, Australasia Kathleen Stubbs has led several key innovative projects targeting sustainability and addressing internal technology “happiness and productivity.”
Services Australia chief information officer, and now CEO at Service Victoria, Michael McNamara looked at innovative, tech-driven solutions that could be developed in-house and delivered at speed.
With the benefit of hindsight, CS Energy’s chief information officer, Terry Melton, says his biggest career mistake has been focusing too much on what he was told were his weaknesses.
As chief digital officer with mining services company, GroundProbe Johnny Serrano and his team needed to ensure staff could collaborate during a challenging time while maximising the customer experience.
In July last year, Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) and TPG Telecom merged to create TPG Telecom Ltd, a top 30 ASX company.
CIO Mike Brett joined Hearing Australia in April 2019 to drive radical change in the use of technology across the organisation.
The property sector has been one of the last industries to harness digital transformation, but Lendlease co-chief information officers in Australia, Harvey Worton and Dave Lipscomb have led the rollout of several transformative innovations.
George Gorman joined online assessment and learning solutions provider, Janison in 2019 and since then, he has shifted the organisation’s product strategy away from rolling out large, high risk and low margin custom solutions to a software-as-a-service (SaaS) ‘build it once’ strategy.
Luke Kendall joined commercial law firm, Mills Oakley in August 2019 when a major IT modernisation program was due. His first job was to introduce a customised workflow approval system to augment the organisation’s legal practice management system was due.
NSW Police’s chief information and technology officer, Gordon Dunsford, has some very clear advice for any tech leader: don’t listen to IT analysts and vendor salespeople. Those people who have never walked in your shoes.
Blackwoods’ chief information officer, Claudio Salinas and his team embarked on a transformation program to replace a 35-year old COBOL-based ERP and 16 core business applications and consolidate five middleware platforms into a single cloud instance.
Almost 10 years ago, Richard Hilliard inherited a technology program that had gone off the rails. It had the hallmarks of a failed program; significant time and cost overruns, a disconnected user base and misaligned executive team.
Max Solutions operates under a large government contract with the Department of Education, Skills and Employment with a key focus on helping Australians that are receiving welfare get back to work.
Luke Thomas, chief information officer at home loan provider, Keystart learned a valuable lesson as a junior systems engineer which he has helped him become a more effective technology leader.