Leadership

“You cannot solve the problems of the future with the tools from the past.” That’s the view of Jens Monsees, CEO and Managing Director WPP AUNZ. He is not talking about technology. In an interview with Which-50, Monsees described how leadership requires an overhaul just as surely as business processes

Success in digital transformation requires executives to lead with empathy, says Shannon Nixon, the CEO and founder of digital transformation consultancy Ko-lab8. This is in recognition of the importance of cultural change, and the fact that transforming people and processes is often more important than upgrading technology.  “And it requires

Executives must continually assess and evaluate their priorities in order to efficiently focus their attention. In order to make these choices, there has to be a guiding principle that governs decision-making every day, helping them to stay aligned to their company and personal mission. WPP is the world’s largest advertising

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Australian marketplace technology platform, Marketplacer has appointed software executive, John Mullins as its Chief Alliance Officer. His appointment follows rapid expansion for the business in the last year, which experienced including a 110 per cent revenue growth, a 55 per cent increase in customer acquisition, and a $20 million capital

Diversity sits at the core of business sustainability programs. However, with the huge global economic upheaval ushered in by COVID-19 there were genuine concerns that many programs would be unwound, or at the least frozen. And there’s evidence to support those concerns. Happily, though there is also evidence to suggest

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Analytics platform Sisense announced that Adam Towns will join the company as Chief Financial Officer to lead its finance and business operations teams. According to Amir Orad, CEO of Sisense,“Sisense has continued its track record of growth in 2020, reaching new revenue, product and customer milestones. This makes it the

Oracle’s new local managing director has taken the reigns at a time of great disruption but is eyeing even more change, hoping to organise the company around the customer – not historically a point of strength of the IT incumbent. Cherie Ryan, Vice President and Regional Managing Director, Oracle ANZ

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Capgemini has appointed Kaylene O’Brien as managing director for Australia and New Zealand, replacing Olaf Pietschner, who is now CEO of Capgemini’s Asia Pacific Strategic Business Unit. O’Brien stepped down from her role as Deloitte’s head of consulting in October last year after working at the professional service firm for

GitHub today announced Mike Hanley as its new chief security officer. Hanley joins from Cisco and represents the first time the software development platform company has had a security chief. Hanley was Cisco’s chief information security officer for less than a year after joining the IT and networking giant through

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Nicole Bence, Network Digital Sales Director at Seven West Media, has been appointed Chair of the IAB Australia Board, effective immediately. Ms Bence succeeds Matt Rowley, CEO of Pedestrian Group, who has been Chair since January 2019. She has been a member of the IAB Australia Board since 2020. As