Chief DATA Officer JOBS Update for December 2018


Welcome back to our Chief Data Officer JOBS Update, through December 2018.

Below are just four of the 31 articles on Chief Data Officers
that we tracked in December 2018.
See all CDOs In The News in the full blog post with a CDO Club Membership.

Helen HunterHelen Hunter: December 13, 2018
Chief Data Officer at Sainsbury’s
“Part of the benefit of working in this agile way is we deliver small incremental value very often rather than waiting for these enormous silver bullets that are going to change the world,” Hunter explained to Marketing Week.
Peter SerenitaPeter Serenita: December 26, 2018
U.S. Chief Data Officer for Scotiabank
“The data profession is very collaborative. Organizations can learn from one another. Data executives can benefit from the experiences of others who have been in the data trenches. But the 4.0 data executive also brings a new way of thinking that will further advance the data practice”.
Ian OppermannIan Oppermann: December 10, 2018
Chief Data Scientist and CEO NSW Data Analytics Centre at NSW
“A lot of people have been looking at the Five Safes, but it’s currently a conceptual model. If you have a safe person working on safe project with a safe platform with safe data to produce safe outputs, then everything is great,” Dr Oppermann told

Read more below about Melvin, Helen, Peter, Ian, and the EIGHTEEN other CDOs who made the news in December 2018, including ANZ’s Emma Gray; Dun & Bradstreet’s Anthony Scriffignano; Financial Times’s Tom Betts; International Institute for Analytics’ Bill Franks; Ithaca College’s Yuko Mulugetta; Maritz Motivation Solutions’ Jesse Wolfersberger; and SwitchPoint Ventures’ Damian R. Mingle.

How did they make news? Find out on the blog.

Looking for your dream job? You’ve come to the right place. We recently added 14 new Chief Data Officer jobs to our Career page, and 14 for Chief Digital Officers, for a total of TWENTY-EIGHT open CDO postings.

You’ll find the details on all this and more below.​

Call For Global CDO Speakers:

We are excited to offer select CDO Club registered members the opportunity to keynote at our global events listed below. Travel and lodging will be covered by our partners. Note that you must be a CDO to apply (Chief Digital Officer or Chief Data Officer/Scientist).

We are currently looking for CDO speakers in the following locations:

  • Tokyo, Japan: Looking for public sector/municipal CDOs (March 14-15, 2019)
  • New York City, USA: Looking for Chief Digital/Data Officers (May 2019)
  • Shanghai, China: Looking for Chief Digital/Innovation Officers (May 15-17, 2019)
  • Madrid, Spain: Looking for Chief Digital/Data Officers (May 21-23, 2019)
  • Sanya, China: Looking for Chief Digital/Data Officers (August, 2019)

If interested, contact us here. Include your resume and/or LinkedIn URL, previous international keynote appearances and topics. We cannot accommodate every request, and reserve the right to decide on chosen speakers. Registered CDO Club members get preference.

Take a look at some of the new open CDO positions:


RhythmChief Data Officer (Co-founder Position)
Rhythm is an early (stealth) stage pet wellness mission driven company backed by solid IP to radically impact the health, happiness and longevity of pets. Existing co-founders are looking for a seasoned technology leader to join the founding team to build and scale the technical core, a true Jack of All, Master of One or More. This position will be responsible for establishing short and long term strategy, and hands-on tactical implementation of a technology ecosystem that incorporates large scale data, cloud-based marine learning, IoT consumer electronics products, all Bluetooth / WiFi communication layers and protocols (IoT-to-APP-to-cloud) and master integration into to manufacturing ERP/MRP systems, e-commence, logistics, security and data analytics. The position will also select, implement and manage all operations back office and customer facing solutions.  Send email for more info.


Director, Chief Data Officer,
Asia Pacific – Global Banking and Markets
Hong Kong, HK
Chief Data Officer
Dorchester Center


Chief Digital Experience Officer
Bloomfield, US-CT
Chief Digital Officer
New Jersey, US


We have posted these and a dozen more open CDO spots on our Careers Page.
Registered CDO Club members get full access to job postings.
Membership options and registration can be found here.



NOTE: Also check out our previous CDO JOBS Updates here:

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December 2018 December 2018
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June 2015 July 2015
May 2015 June 2015
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March 2015 March 2015
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Q4 2014 Q4 2014


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AWARDS (December 2018):


Melvin GreerMelvin Greer: December 10, 2018
BEYA-winning technologist named AI Exec of the Year
Melvin Greer, the chief data scientist at Intel Corporation, was named “Artificial Intelligence Executive of the Year” at the Washington Exec Pinnacle Awards.

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