Stories by Rohan Pearce


ASX CIO Tim Thurman to return to Canada

Australian Securities Exchange chief information officer Tim Thurman will return to Canada in early 2017, with the ASX confirming it has begun searching for a new CIO.

Written by Rohan Pearce15 Dec. 16 16:13

University of Western Australia revamps top IT role

The University of Western Australia has created a new chief digital and information officer (CDIO) position to replace its existing CIO role as part of a broader restructure process at UWA.

Written by Rohan Pearce07 Dec. 16 08:30

Aurora Energy CIO leaves after six months in role

The chief information officer of Aurora Energy quit the company earlier this month, a spokesperson for the electricity retailer has confirmed to Computerworld Australia.

Written by Rohan Pearce15 Nov. 16 07:30

New Defence ICT strategy outlines $20b, 10-year investment

The Department of Defence has released an updated ICT strategy intended to help it implement the ‘One Defence’ reform program and the priorities outlined in the 2016 Defence White Paper.

Written by Rohan Pearce08 Nov. 16 10:07

AMA CIO returns to Ireland

The Australian Medical Association’s chief information officer, Colin O'Sullivan, will depart the organisation next month.

Written by Rohan Pearce11 Oct. 16 11:02

Horror tech run continues for NAB

NAB has suffered its third round of service outages in the space of a week, with the bank suffering problems with its Internet banking platform and payment processing.

Written by Rohan Pearce11 Oct. 16 11:32

QBE seeks united IT strategy with global CIO

ASX-listed QBE Insurance Group has created a new global chief information officer role to help develop a united IT strategy across the 37 countries it operates in.

Written by Rohan Pearce29 Sept. 16 13:54

Australian War Memorial seeks new IT chief

The head of IT at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra, Daryl Winterbottom, has retired from his position, with the organisation seeking a chief information officer to replace him.

Written by Rohan Pearce29 Sept. 16 09:54

William Angliss Institute creates CIO role

William Angliss Institute has created a chief information officer position following a review of IT management at the Melbourne-headquartered vocational training organisation.

Written by Rohan Pearce08 Sept. 16 10:00

Woolworths looks beyond ERP woes

Woolworths has successfully completed what the supermarket group’s chief executive, Brad Banducci, believes is probably the biggest individual payroll implementation ever in Australia.

Written by Rohan Pearce25 Aug. 16 13:02

Qantas CIO takes IT gig at Airbus

Qantas chief information officer Luc Hennekens will next month take on the CIO role at Airbus and Airbus Group in France.

Written by Rohan Pearce15 Aug. 16 13:09

HSBC Australia CIO moves to COO role

HSBC Australia IT chief Katie Docherty will move to a chief operating officer role later this year, with the bank in the process of recruiting a new CIO.

Written by Rohan Pearce11 Aug. 16 15:13

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