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The CIO as a Venture Capitalist

CXO - The CIO as a Venture Capitalist

Today CIOs responsible for driving future business growth and innovation must develop a new mindset and new capabilities. What if this mindset that a CIO develops is of a venture capitalist? But, is simply developing a mindset enough?  In this time and age, should the CIO also build a portfolio of initiatives that would deliver significant business outcomes? When most CIOs are becoming progressive in vision and action, how should they assume the role of a venture capitalist and use this mindset to deliver success?

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Soili Mäkinen, Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President, Digitalisation, Cargotec corporation

Soili Mäkinen (M.Sc., Econ.) is the Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President, Digitalisation, at Cargotec corporation. Ms Mäkinen is a member of the Cargotec Executive Board. She joined Cargotec 2006, prior to which she was the... More   View all posts

Saugat Dutta, Chief Information Officer, TVS Logistics

Saugat has been an achievement driven technology leader, expertly skilled in visioning and setting strategic direction, mapping out pathways to success, and supporting the largest logistics leader (3PL) in realizing business objectives thro... More   View all posts
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