CIOs form the liaison between IT and business departments of the enterprises. A CIO has a dual role of not only incorporating the latest in technology to help achieve business goals, but also to fine tune the technologies to help the enterprise gain a competitive advantage.
In this interview with Robert Half, AXA Australia CIO Peter Mahler discusses a wide range of topics associated with CIO’s role. Watch the video where Mahler shares his thoughts on necessary skills required to be successful as a CIO in the insurance sector. One of the key things, he says, besides domain knowledge, is the ability to communicate effectively with IT team members as well as the CXO peers in the financial services sector. Watch the full video.