How to be a portfolio CIO

Stuart Sumner
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Computing talks to James Robbins, former CIO of Drax, Northumbrian Water, Northern Rail and more, about the switch to being a portfolio CIO, working for a range of clients in an advisory capacity

The CIO career is a varied one, with a host of options available to senior IT leaders. Some choose to move more into a technology specialist role, becoming a CTO, some focus on digital, moving towa...

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