Welcome back to our Chief Digital & Data Officer JOBS Update, through July 2021. Links to both updates are below:
In this issue, we list TWENTY SIX new CDO/CAO appointments for July; we tracked 72 CDO ARTICLES; and hand-picked FOURTY SIX CDO/CAOs who made the news in July and we posted more new open global CDO/CAO positions on our CDO Career page!
- New Chief Digital, Data, and Analytics Officer placements (through July 2021): TWENTY SIX new CDO/CAOs were hired in July, we provide the highlights below. Congratulations to the new Chief Digital & Data/Analytics Officers at Abercrombie & Fitch Co.; NBCUniversal; State of Montana; The Ironman Group; Volta Industries, among others. Welcome to the CDO Club!
- Chief Digital Officers ‘In the News’: Consider us your personal CDO/CAO “news clippings” service. We tracked 72 CDO ARTICLES and hand-picked FOURTY SIX CDOs who made the news in July, including City of Los Angeles’ Eva Pereira; IBM’s Bob Lord; IKEA’s Barbara Coppola; Orangetheory Fitness’ Ameen Kazerouni’s; Williams-Sonoma’s Yasir Anwar and many more! How did they make news? Find out inside.
- Open Chief Digital, Data, and Analytics Officer Jobs: Our career page lists over two dozen current CDO/CAO jobs. You’ll find open posts for Chief Digital Officers, Chief Data Officers, Chief Analytics Officers, and other C-level positions. Check out our career page here: dedicated career page.
Featured new hire this month:
Congrats Sanjib Sahoo, new EVP/CDO at Ingram Micro!
Congratulations to Sanjib Sahoo, who was named EVP and Chief Digital Officer of Ingram Micro!
Ingram Micro’s CEO Alain Monie noted his excitement in Sahoo’s arrival at the company. “We are fortunate to gain a leader with a diverse and global background, tremendous technical depth, and a passion for creating an exceptional digital experience at this critical juncture in our digital evolution. He has been tasked with shaping and creating global competitive advantage and differentiation for our Technology Solutions and Cloud businesses through the development of innovative, world-class customer and user experiences.”
Monie has tasked Sahoo with several initiatives related to building world-class user experience and platforms. “Data and machine learning is a critical component of where we are focused on building an insight-driven organization with the power of data,” said Sahoo. “There is a lot of work to lead digital transformation in a complex $49 billion annual revenue organization like Ingram Micro, but I am proud to be called on to continue the great journey that the company started few years ago.”
Platinum Equity announced that it completed the acquisition of Ingram Micro from HNA Technology Co., Ltd, a part of HNA Group, on July 7, 2021 for a total enterprise value of $7.2 billion, in a transaction that includes $5.9 billion of equity value.