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Online fashion retailer, The Iconic, is looking for a new leader after CEO Patrick Schmidt announced he is taking a new role as Co-CEO of Global Fashion Group as of February 1. WHICH-50 Reader Survey: Help us improve Which-50 by taking our annual reader survey. You can also win prizes

The role of the CIO is proving a good indicator for the impact of digital. According to a Gartner executive survey, leading CIOs have evolved from cost controlling delivery executives to become data exploiting, revenue generators capable of driving growth. WHICH-50 Reader Survey: Help us improve Which-50 by taking our

Women are still dramatically under represented in the tech industry and the problem worsens the higher they rise within an organisation. That’s according to a report from McKinsey and Company and leanin.org which found efforts to address gender diversity “may be stalling.” Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter The report,

With incumbent companies battling shrinking share prices and irrelevance in the face of rapidly rising consumer expectations, leadership in the age of digital disruption is more important than ever. This year the research showed digital transformation (and cybersecurity) moved up the list of priorities for the C-suite. However, challenges around

Marketing operations platform Simple has appointed former Bauer Media chief information officer Simon Wheeler as chief technology officer. The appointment come as Simple expands its product development resources through a partnership with Australian technology solutions consultancy Barhead Solutions. Sign up to Which-50’s Digital Marketing Newsletter Wheeler, who joins from Brennan IT

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Rubicon Project, the global exchange for advertising, announced it has appointed Rohan Creasey as Country Manager for Australia and New Zealand, effective immediately. As Country Manager Creasey will be responsible for driving business development efforts, and the adoption of Rubicon Project’s industry-leading automated advertising exchange across the Australia and New

American CEOs are wary of the world’s most famous cryptocurrency Bitcoin, according to results from a survey held at a Yale CEO Summit. They’re also embarrassed by President Donald Trump’s performance after almost one year in office. The survey occurred during the Yale School of Management’s Chief Executive Leadership Institute

Gartner, which once saw the Chief Data Officer (CDO) position as an interstitial function at best, now says its research suggests companies see these data and analytics leaders as the lynchpin of digital business transformation. The third annual Gartner Chief Data Officer survey was conducted July through September 2017 with

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Peter Hunter is the new general manager, ANZ for audience data company Eyeota. Hunter brings more than 20 years experience across agency and sales with his skills in digital strategy, managing business growth, leadership, media, search and direct marketing. He will report directly to Andrew Tu, Managing Director Eyeota APAC,

There are as many CEOs of ASX200-listed companies with a background in technology as there are female chief executives. Not many. The recently released Robert Half CEO Tracker found that only 6 per cent of ASX200-listed CEOs have a background in technology, compared with 50 per cent who have background