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10 Questions CIO Nonexecutives Should Advise Boards to Ask

Published: 16 February 2018

ID: G00347796

Analyst(s): Mark Raskino


To advance in digital business, more supervisory and ownership boards of directors are inviting CIOs to serve as nonexecutive directors. These CIOs should recommend that the board ask 10 probing technology-related questions.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • More CIOs Will Find Themselves in the Board Room
  • CIO NEDs Should Ask Big Questions That Probe Blind Spots
    • Five Questions for CIOs About Risk
    • Five Questions for CIOs About Investment Return
  • Recommendations

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