Life Sciences Leader – Alain Serhan – Vision and Leadership Are Top CIO Attributes
“Technology is a cornerstone for the CIO. But for the CIO to be a cornerstone for the business, that person must have the skills to influence and motivate people in a variety of ways to drive the business forward,” says Alain Serhan, co-leader of Egon Zehnder's digital health initiative. To access those skills, the CEO and CIO need to talk more about the company’s future and how the CIO can help shape that future than about IT itself.
Full story: Gail Dutton: The Changing Role Of The Pharma CIO in Life Sciences Leader (July 2016).