Tag Archives: Role of the CIO

Jean-Michel Ares Moves Beyond CIO To Group Head Of Technology And Operations at BMO Financial Group

Jean-Michel Ares Moves Beyond CIO To Group Head Of Technology And Operations at BMO Financial Group
Peter High discusses the role and responsibilities of Jean-Michel Ares as a “Beyond CIO” in charge of Technology & Operations as well as his rise to the role & his view on IT’s role in revenue augmentation.

One Of The First Board-Level CIOs Shares Insights From 14 Years Worth Of Experience

One Of The First Board-Level CIOs Shares Insights From 14 Years Worth Of Experience
Peter High discusses the unique journey of Gregor Bailar as one of the pioneers in Board-level CIOs. Bailar provides his advise and insight into the future of CIOs on Boards and how aspiring CIOs can rise to the task.

The best business books of 2014 for CIOs

The best business books of 2014 for CIOs
Kenny MacIver discusses the best business books of 2014 for CIOs – a list that includes President of Metis Strategy, Peter High’s, latest book Implementing World Class IT Strategy

COO Manages Strategic Initiatives, Costs and Tech

COO Manages Strategic Initiatives, Costs and Tech
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, spoke with Barry Perkins, COO for UK General Insurance & Shared Services at Zurich, about his journey, rising through the IT ranks to become a top level executive and his advice and thoughts for those looking to follow a similar path to success.

Mike Gioja Of Paychex’s Career Ascent To Lead IT And Product Management And Development

Mike Gioja Of Paychex’s Career Ascent To Lead IT And Product Management And Development
Peter High discusses with Mike Gioja, SVP IT and Product Management & Development of Paychex, his rise to the role and his journey to becoming a CIO Plus leading the Product Management & Development group.

Six Characteristics Of Strategic CIOs

Six Characteristics Of Strategic CIOs
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses key characteristics of some of the most successful strategic CIOs and how excelling in these areas enable them to position their organizations as strategic partners to the enterprise.

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 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.

79 Percent Of CIOs Hope To Move Beyond That Role

79 Percent Of CIOs Hope To Move Beyond That Role
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses 4 reasons why the CIO role today enables an executive to advance to bigger roles – a welcome sign for a growing trend among IT executives

We All Compete With Amazon

We All Compete With Amazon
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses the growing trend of IT organizations becoming more customer-centric and they five key lessons for IT leaders to enable this transformation in their organizations.

IT Learns to Trumpet Its Contributions to the Business, article on CIO

IT Learns to Trumpet Its Contributions to the Business
Peter High discusses the importance of CIOs being able to market IT’s value to the business, a key insight from his latest book Implementing World Class IT Strategy: How IT Can Drive Organizational Innovation