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CIO50 2019

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CIO50 2019

  • 1

    Kevin Drinkwater

    Mainfreight

    Chief information officer

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  • 2

    Paul Littlefair

    LIC

    Chief information officer

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  • 3

    Craig Bunyan

    ANZ Bank New Zealand

    General manager technology

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  • 4

    Kevin Angland

    Mercury

    General manager digital services

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  • 5

    Roger Jones

    Auckland Transport

    Executive general manager technology

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  • 6

    Chris Trigg

    Southern Cross Health Society

    Chief digital officer

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  • 7

    Brian Northern

    Fulton Hogan

    Group chief information officer

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  • 8

    Sarah Ellisdon

    Counties Power

    Chief information officer

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  • 9

    Stella Ward

    Canterbury and West Coast District Health Boards

    Chief digital officer

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  • 10

    Shayne Tong

    Auckland District Health Board

    Chief digital officer

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  • 11

    Andrew Goodin

    Zespri

    Chief digital officer (acting)

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  • 12

    Shane Lenton

    Cue Clothing Co

    Chief information officer

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  • 13

    Cobus Nel

    Transpower

    General Manager, information, services and technology

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  • 14

    Dawie Olivier

    Westpac New Zealand

    Chief information officer

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  • 15

    David Kennedy

    Transaction Services Group

    Group CIO

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  • 16

    Mark Beder

    Spark

    Technology director

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  • 17

    Mark Leadbetter

    House of Travel

    IT director

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  • 19

    Gerard Naish

    Ports of Auckland

    Head of ICT

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  • 20

    Richard Wyke

    Figured

    Chief technology officer

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  • 21

    Gary Baird

    Inland Revenue

    Chief technology officer

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  • 22

    Sarah Thirlwall

    MinterEllisonRuddWatts

    Chief digital officer

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  • 23

    Richard Kay

    New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

    Chief digital officer

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  • 24

    Chris Buxton

    Stats NZ

    Chief digital officer

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  • 25

    Vidhya Makam

    New Zealand Health Group

    Group chief digital officer (acting)

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26 - 50 (In alphabetical order)

  • Michelle Anderson

    The Warehouse Group

    Chief digital officer

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  • Pieter Bakker

    Frucor Suntory

    Business technology director (CIO)

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  • Rebecca Chenery

    Watercare

    Chief digital officer

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  • Ashley Colyer, Miles Fordyce and Damian Barr

    Foodstuffs North Island

    ICT executive team

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  • Sean Davidson

    VTNZ/Dekra

    General manager information technology

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  • Chris Duran

    Biomatters

    Chief operating officer and chief technology officer

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  • Atta Elayyan

    LWA Solutions

    CEO and co-founder

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  • Nicholas Fourie

    Fisher & Paykel Healthcare

    Vice president - ICT

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  • Liz Gosling

    Auckland University of Technology

    Chief Information officer

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  • Mandy Kennedy

    Paperplus Group

    Chief digital officer

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  • Allan Lightbourne

    Tauranga City Council

    Chief digital officer

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  • Aaron McDonald

    Centrality

    Co-founder and CEO

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  • Aaron Olphert

    Kordia

    Chief digital officer

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  • Peter Radich

    Abano Healthcare Group

    Chief information officer

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  • Neville Richardson

    Gallagher Group

    Chief information officer

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  • Nathan Scott

    Valocity

    Chief technology officer

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  • Nigel Stevenson

    Kensington Swan

    Chief information officer

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  • Dianna Taylor

    New Zealand Racing Board

    General manager technology

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  • Rebecca Thomas

    PwC New Zealand

    Chief information officer

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  • Tracy Voice

    Ministry for Primary Industries

    Director, business technology and information services

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  • Pete Yates

    InterCity Group

    Chief technology officer

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  • Lukasz Zawilski

    New Zealand Qualifications Authority

    Chief information officer

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Ones to Watch (In alphabetical order)

  • Wilson L. Alley

    Delegat Group

    Chief information officer

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  • James Allison

    healthAlliance

    Chief information officer

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  • Tony Carpinter

    New Zealand Blood Service

    Chief information officer

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  • Todd Cassie

    Harcourts International

    Chief information officer

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  • Mike Jenkins and Jeremy Nees

    The Instillery

    Founder and CEO; and chief product and technology officer

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1
Kevin Drinkwater Chief information officer Mainfreight
2
Paul Littlefair Chief information officer LIC
3
Craig Bunyan General manager technology ANZ Bank New Zealand
4
Kevin Angland General manager digital services Mercury
5
Roger Jones Executive general manager technology Auckland Transport
6
Chris Trigg Chief digital officer Southern Cross Health Society
7
Brian Northern Group chief information officer Fulton Hogan
8
Sarah Ellisdon Chief information officer Counties Power
9
Stella Ward Chief digital officer Canterbury and West Coast District Health Boards
10
Shayne Tong Chief digital officer Auckland District Health Board
11
Andrew Goodin Chief digital officer (acting) Zespri
12
Shane Lenton Chief information officer Cue Clothing Co
13
Cobus Nel General Manager, information, services and technology Transpower
14
Dawie Olivier Chief information officer Westpac New Zealand
15
David Kennedy Group CIO Transaction Services Group
16
Mark Beder Technology director Spark
17
Mark Leadbetter IT director House of Travel
18
Angie Judge CEO Dexibit
19
Gerard Naish Head of ICT Ports of Auckland
20
Richard Wyke Chief technology officer Figured
21
Gary Baird Chief technology officer Inland Revenue
22
Sarah Thirlwall Chief digital officer MinterEllisonRuddWatts
23
Richard Kay Chief digital officer New Zealand Trade and Enterprise
24
Chris Buxton Chief digital officer Stats NZ
25
Vidhya Makam Group chief digital officer (acting) New Zealand Health Group

26 - 50 (In alphabetical order)

Michelle AndersonChief digital officerThe Warehouse Group
Pieter BakkerBusiness technology director (CIO)Frucor Suntory
Rebecca CheneryChief digital officerWatercare
Ashley Colyer, Miles Fordyce and Damian BarrICT executive teamFoodstuffs North Island
Sean DavidsonGeneral manager information technologyVTNZ/Dekra
Mark DenvirICT directorAuckland Council
Chris DuranChief operating officer and chief technology officerBiomatters
Atta ElayyanCEO and co-founderLWA Solutions
Nicholas FourieVice president - ICTFisher & Paykel Healthcare
Liz GoslingChief Information officerAuckland University of Technology
Mandy KennedyChief digital officerPaperplus Group
Allan LightbourneChief digital officerTauranga City Council
Aaron McDonaldCo-founder and CEOCentrality
Aaron OlphertChief digital officerKordia
Peter RadichChief information officerAbano Healthcare Group
Mark ReesChief technology officerXero
Neville RichardsonChief information officerGallagher Group
Nathan ScottChief technology officerValocity
Nigel StevensonChief information officerKensington Swan
Dianna TaylorGeneral manager technologyNew Zealand Racing Board
Rebecca ThomasChief information officerPwC New Zealand
Tracy VoiceDirector, business technology and information servicesMinistry for Primary Industries
Pete YatesChief technology officerInterCity Group
Victor YuenHead of productFaceMe
Lukasz ZawilskiChief information officerNew Zealand Qualifications Authority

Ones to watch (In alphabetical order)

Wilson L. Alley Chief information officer Delegat Group
James Allison Chief information officer healthAlliance
Tony Carpinter Chief information officer New Zealand Blood Service
Todd Cassie Chief information officer Harcourts International
Mike Jenkins and Jeremy Nees Founder and CEO; and chief product and technology officer The Instillery