PwC report: Nextgens will lead family businesses into the digital age
Family businesses should look to next generation (nextgen) leaders if their company is to thrive in the digital age, but that can only happen with greater support and trust by those currently in charge.
ISACA welcomes new global CTO and CLO
Allianz executive swap program creates stronger company culture
Exclusive: Aruba founder shares vision for network infrastructure
Hong Kong leads ESG practices with social responsibility index
ACS appoints Siobhan Casey as director of Scale Up and Innovation Labs
IBM Singapore appoints Veronica Allen as new MD
Report: Women being sexually harassed at tech conferences
A new survey has uncovered some startling findings, with not only misrepresentation of women but also sexual harassment.
Infosys' global internship program earns accolades
InStep was ranked top in categories including ‘overall intership’ ‘tech and engineering, ‘diversity, ‘compensation and benefits’, and ‘quality of life’. The internship program also ranked second in the ‘career development’ category.
APAC lights the way for women in executive roles
Organisations in Asia Pacific and the United States have more women in management than organisations in Europe – and globally, female representation on boards has doubled in the space of just 10 years.
Spirit Telecom adds esteemed exec Greg Ridder to board
Ridder also serves on the boards of Oxfam Australia (director), Ethical Property Australia (chairman) and Phoenix Australia - Centre for Posttraumatic Mental Health (director).
True diversity and inclusion can solve Australia’s tech talent shortage - Halcyon Knights
“Whether through quotas or other means, improving gender diversity alone is not enough."
GrowthOps reveals new director lineup
Replacing Dominque Fisher, Melissa Field and Paul Mansfield are six new directors, including former MP and minister Philip Dalidakis.
Alibaba Cloud commits to ‘Tech for Change’ initiative
By providing access to its tech expertise and cloud resources, Alibaba Cloud hopes to promote IT education around the globe.
Gender divide still exists within tech sector - ISACA report
Men and women in the global tech sector agree that women are under-represented, but they don’t always agree on why that is the case.
SYSPRO appoints Rob Stummer as APAC CEO
"His appointment is instrumental in delivering on our customer centricity promise by ensuring SYSPRO provides exceptional customer experiences and support in implementing emerging digital transformation technologies.”
Vectra AI appoints Dee Clinton as head of partner sales
Vectra AI also announced the signing of Netpoleon as Asia-Pacific distributor and partnerships with SecureWare and InPhySec.
Sydney & Melbourne amongst world's top places for women entrepreneurs
"Every day I meet inspiring women in Australia and New Zealand, so it is heartening to see Sydney and Melbourne rank in the top 15 cities globally in our WE Cities Index report."
Forescout appoints Wahab Yusoff as regional VP for Asia-Pacific and Japan
Wahab will focus on growing sales, increasing customer adoption and building the partner ecosystem across Australia, Japan, India and Singapore.
Viva Energy appoints chief people and technology officer
Viva Energy has appointed Amanda Fleming as its new chief people and technology officer.
Samoa to host ITU’s global Girls in ICT Day 2020 celebrations
The celebration, which is held in April every year, aims to raise visibility and the importance of bringing women into ICT careers.
HPE rolls out 26 weeks' paid parental leave for A/NZ employees
As part of the Work That Fits Your Life program, parental leave, parental transition support, retirement transition support, and Wellness Fridays are all available as career support options.
Australian brands face boycotts if they don't address diversity in ads
Consumers perceive television advertising as the most diverse medium, but digital advertising has a long way to go – only 9% of consumers felt that digital ads show diversity.
Where to from here? Women in cybersecurity speak up
International Women’s Day is an opportunity to reflect on how far the industry has come in treating women more equally, but also to rally together and look at how this can be improved.
Microland hires Ramya Sampath Sharma as chief people officer
" I strongly believe that people are integral in enabling this growth and I look forward to working closely with the leadership in building a next generation digital workforce."
Teletrac Navman appoints new company president
“The transportation and construction sectors are at a pivotal time in their digital transformation,” says Meggers.
Microsoft training program tackles under-representation in IT
Microsoft says that the course is suitable for those with an interest in IT including school leavers, recent graduates, those looking to change careers, women returning to work, people from cultural and linguistically diverse backgrounds, indigenous people and people living with a disability.