The role of the chief information officer (CIO) is evolving rapidly as companies strive to become more competitive while contending with strong economic headwinds. Increasingly, CIOs must become strategic partners who understand their entire organization and the role of technology within it.
The report finds that Innovation and the customer experience were the most common strategic priorities for Fortune 500 CIOs as 2023 began. It was found that more than 60% of these CIOs were focusing on innovation, while around a third were prioritizing the customer experience, growing the enterprise business and scaling technology infrastructure.
Altrata’s 2023 Spotlight on CIOs in the US uses profile data from Boardroom Insiders. Most of the analysis centered on the more than 470 CIO or equivalent roles within Fortune 500 companies, alongside additional secondary research.
Maya Imberg is the Head of Thought Leadership and Analytics at Altrata. She is responsible for spearheading the company’s thought leadership efforts and overseeing its analytics and predictive modeling services commissioned by clients. She joined Wealth-X in 2016 as Director of Custom Research responsible for secondary research, data analytics and branded content. Maya has over fifteen years of experience in research, spanning market research, macroeconomics and financial services. Prior to joining Wealth-X, Maya held a variety of consultant and economist roles at the Economist Intelligence Unit and spent a number of years working for Datamonitor’s Financial Services practice. Maya holds an undergraduate and MSc degree in economics and comparative politics from the University of Pennsylvania and London School of Economics respectively.