The functional CIO: Play to your strengths to advance your business goals

Considering the experiences of 2020, many of the characteristics honed by functional CIOs were essential to business survival, ensuring the smooth operation of IT systems so the business could rapidly pivot in the midst of global economic changes.

This white paper explores the common characteristics of functional CIOs. Then, looking ahead, it examines how functional CIOs can use their expertise to achieve improved business outcomes for their organizations and where to focus their efforts for transformational or strategic activities.