Category Archives: 4. IT and Business Partnership

From Acquired To Leading the Acquirer: Stewart McCutcheon’s Journey At Ecolab

From Acquired To Leading the Acquirer: Stewart McCutcheon’s Journey At Ecolab
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses with Stewart McCutcheon, EVP and CIO of Ecolab, his rise to the role, his journey through the acquisition of Nalco as well as his priorities and goals in the first 100 days leading the IT organization of the B2B colossus.

An Omni-Channel Pioneer Explains His Methods

An Omni-Channel Pioneer Explains His Methods
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses with Chico’s FAS CIO, Eric Singleton, the unique approach to omni-channel retail that drove IT to become a more customer-focused organization that can drive top-line innovation

Forbes Strategic CIO Series: Chris Laping, CIO & SVP, Business Transformation of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers

Chris Laping, CIO & SVP, Business Transformation of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
Chris Laping discusses with Peter High his rise to becoming a strategic CIO taking on the role of de facto head of Strategy for Red Robin.

Business CIO Series Summary in Forbes

This summary page provides access to the multi-part Business CIO series in Forbes
The Business CIO series in Forbes explores the growing trend of non-IT executives taking on the role of CIO upon ending their tenures as executives of other business functions.

Forbes Business CIO Series: Tim McCabe, SVP & CIO of Delphi

Tim McCabe, SVP & CIO of Delphi
Tim McCabe discusses with Peter High his non-traditional background and rise to the role of SVP & CIO of Delphi.

ATK CIO Says Metrics-Driven IT Paves the Way for Innovation, article on CIO.com

ATK CIO Says Metrics-Driven IT Paves the Way for Innovation
ATK CIO, Jeff Kubacki, discusses with John Gallant, Chief Content Office of IDG Enterprise, the importance of metrics-driven IT in driving an innovative IT organization highlighting Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, and his firm’s World Class IT Methodology.

Beyond CIO Series Summary in Forbes

This page is the hub to the ongoing Beyond CIO series in Forbes
The most talented IT executives are advancing beyond CIO to take on the very top leadership positions of companies. In this new series, Peter High profiles examples of this promising trend for current IT leaders.

Forbes Beyond CIO Series: Shaygan Kheradpir, CEO of Juniper Networks

Shaygan Kheradpir, CEO of Juniper Networks, discusses his rise to becoming the CEO of Juniper Networks and how his background influenced his path to the role, with Metis Strategy

Forbes IT Influencers Series: Andi Karaboutis, VP and Global CIO of Dell

Andi Karaboutis, Vice President & Global CIO of Dell
Andi Karaboutis discusses with Peter High the unique intricacies of being the CIO of a technology company as well as the advantages of fostering an external customer-centric mentality and the value of close collaborations between the organizations of the CIO and the CMO.

Forbes IT Influencers Series: Yves Béhar, Founder and Principal Designer of Fuseproject

Yves Behar, Founder and Principal Designer of Fuseproject
Yves Behar discusses with Peter High the keys to his ability to manage his various engagements and fuel his creativity.