White Ops announced Sandeep Swadia as its new CEO. Swadia brings over 20 years of experience in building and scaling world-class software companies. In his new role at White Ops, Swadia will focus on building White Ops’ business, go-to-market strategy, and execution. Michael Tiffany, White Ops’ co-founder, will transition to

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Measurement outfit ComScore has appointed three new members to its local team including Adam Natiq, Head of Sales, Australia and New Zealand; Alan Jenner, Senior Product Manager, Asia Pacific; and Derek Wen, Client Services Manager, Asia Pacific. They will lead sales in Australia and New Zealand, ComScore Activation product management

Tech Mpire has appointed Renaud Besnard as a non-executive director. Tech Mpire is an ASX-listed digital performance-based marketing company connecting advertisers to target consumers worldwide. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter Besnard is currently the Director of Marketing for Asia-Pacific (excl. India) at Uber Technologies, based in Singapore. In

Data exchange platform Data Republic has appointed Steve Prestidge as Chief Revenue Officer. Prestidge has worked in senior leadership positions for Dell Computers, Getty Images and ReachLocal across Europe, Australasia and North America, and will bring a wealth of knowledge from his roles as global sales and business leader to

Ticketing, live entertainment and data analytics company TEG has appointed Mazen Kassis as Managing Director of Data, Digital and Technology. Kassis joins the TEG senior leadership team and will have management oversight for TEG Analytics, TEG Rewards, TEG Digital and Softix. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter For more

SAP has appointed Colin Brookes President and Managing Director of SAP Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) and Stephen Moore as Executive Director for SAP ANZ. Brookes, who will be responsible for all customer operations across the region, joined SAP ANZ from SAP United Kingdom and Ireland as Chief Operating Officer

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A few short years ago, Gartner predicted that by 2017, chief marketing officers would be spending more on technology than chief information officers. With the rise of big data and Artificial Intelligence (AI), this prediction is proving to hold truer each day. To acknowledge the transformation occurring in marketing, and the need

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Blackmores CEO Christine Holgate will be the new Managing Director and Group CEO of Australia Post, continuing the company’s transformation to a parcel and eCommerce company. Holgate succeeds Ahmed Fahour who resigned in February following a public dispute over his $5.6 million salary after seven and half years in the

Nineteen per cent of the world’s top 2,500 companies now have a designated executive to lead their digital agenda, according to a new study from Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting business. The title attached to these executive roles vary from Head of Digital Transformation to CTO, CIO and Chief Digital Officer.

ANZ has appointed Jennifer Scott as General Manager Digital Transformation and Performance, reporting to Group Executive Digital Banking, Maile Carnegie. Scott has more than 20 years’ experience in senior finance, strategy and marketing roles in Australia, Europe, the United Kingdom and the United States. Her extensive experience includes as eBay