Beyond CIO | episode 476

Unqork CEO Gary Hoberman

Gary Hoberman is the Founder & CEO of Unqork, a no-code application platform that helps large enterprises build complex custom software faster, with higher quality, and at lower costs than conventional approaches. Prior to Unqork, Gary spent 24 years helping top financial institutions bring transformative solutions to market, and he was most recently the Executive Vice President and Co-Chief Information Officer of MetLife. August 13, 2020

476: Unqork CEO Gary Hoberman discusses:

  • An overview of no code
  • Why Gary left the CIO rank
  • Why the metrics that gauge success or lack thereof for IT departments are flawed
  • How companies need to reward their technologists based on the value they achieve, rather than being on time and on budget
  • Why Gary believes that you can always improve a big company,
  • Advice Gary has for others looking to leave large companies and start their own
  • Some of the groundbreaking things Unqork has done with large enterprises

Among a variety of other topics.


This episode is sponsored by Zoho.

"We should eliminate the entire word "developer". Developer should never be a title in a single company in the world because "developer" is someone that is hired to write code. Engineers are required and hired to write and build solutions."

The World Class IT principles in yellow were the focus of this interview

  • 01 1- People
  • 02 2- Infrastructure
  • 03 3- Project and Portfolio Management
  • 04 4- IT & Business Partnership
  • 05 5- External Partnerships

From strategy to implementation

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