Articles By divina paredes

Fonterra CIO: The heart of transformation

Fonterra CIO: The heart of transformation

Fonterra CIO Chris Barendregt says a big development for him and his team at the dairy giant is "the continuing...

April 3rd, 2012 divina paredes
An addition to the CIO portfolio

An addition to the CIO portfolio

You are no longer just supporting the business in improving efficiency, processes and standardisation. You should be thinking about what...

March 20th, 2012 divina paredes
The advent of the versatilist

The advent of the versatilist

Gartner calls them "versatilists" -- and they are necessary in order to build agile teams. These are IT specialists who...

March 1st, 2012 divina paredes
Power steering ICT to the top of the corporate agenda

Power steering ICT to the top of the corporate agenda

Filling the knowledge gap Murray Wills, managing director, Maxsys Murray Wills is a 'virtual CIO' for a range of private...

November 15th, 2011 divina paredes
How to anchor your IT

How to anchor your IT

Pieter Bakker joined Ports of Auckland (POAL) as CIO/general manager information technology four years ago, following two decades of IT...

October 17th, 2011 divina paredes
Big day out for CIOs

Big day out for CIOs

Today's CIOs are busier than ever, but business strategist Donna Sturgess says a day off from the office for an...

January 10th, 2011 divina paredes
When CFOs and CIOs are firing on all cylinders

When CFOs and CIOs are firing on all cylinders

CFOs are taking a more prominent role in enterprise decision-making. "The CFOs are in the boardroom and executive level discussions...

January 3rd, 2011 divina paredes
Business, know thyself

Business, know thyself

Robert Hillard has a simple formula to determine which business units are underperforming."When you have a section of the business...

October 19th, 2010 divina paredes
Never leave career moves to chance

Never leave career moves to chance

Pip Marlow and Russell Crowe share a vaguely similar career trajectory, sort of.Like the Kiwi-born actor, Marlow left New Zealand...

October 14th, 2010 divina paredes