Richard Jones

CEO of the C-Suite Advisory, Master of Ceremonies

Richard is a seasoned industry veteran with over 30 years of global IT experience. Having held senior technical and business leadership positions, in both the Vendor and Client space, Richard brings a pragmatic and balanced understanding of IT to business.

Having worked for a number such Blue Chip organizations such as American Express, IBM, Deutsche Telkom and JLL, Richard prides himself with the ability of understanding the value that IT brings to the business and its capability in supporting business growth and to the importance for IT to be constantly innovating.

With a strong operational and strategic background – he has successfully implemented a no. of game changing applications for both his former employers and clients, Richard is currently a senior advisor with CIO Academy Asia where he works closely with a number of clients, throughout the region, in the planning, validation, implementation and integration of their digital transformation journey and oversee the deployment of the “next generation” of technology across their respective businesses.