Intelligent CIO Europe Issue 30 | Page 90

CIOopinion Erich Gerber, SVP EMEA & APJ at TIBCO Avoiding an e crisis, CIOs ne reinvent them As the CIO role transforms, the CIO has no option but to adapt within their role and conform to their new-found requirements. Erich Gerber, SVP EMEA & APJ at TIBCO, identifies some of the traits needed by this decade’s information chiefs. The CIO role massively o now it’s se what is close to an the role. A new wa digital officers are transformation pro adapt or risk being They must deepen knowledge of Dev other hot areas, bu that they still have This is an awkward In the 1970s, the everyone needed and only an elite f But with packaged faded and in the c that CIO stands fo danger of changin The fact is that the of falling between 46 INTELLIGENTCIO