Darren Topham is a Senior Research Director with Gartner's office of the CIO Research team. Mr. Topham's primary areas of focus and research include innovation strategies and scaling, Executive Leadership and digital business transformation Strategies. He also has considerable experience in helping CIOs and IT leaders to better communicate and engage with their wider business organization and in facilitating IT's transition from back-office supplier to a valuable and trusted business partner.
Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Topham was Group CIO of a pharmaceutical and medical device company. During this time he was responsible for both the IT organization and establishing and developing the Group's Digital Innovation function.
CIO/Group Head of IT
CIO Technology and Innovation Leadership
CIO Leadership of Culture and People
CIO Impact on Digital Business Strategy and Execution
CIO Executive Leadership Development
1Innovation - initiation, strategy and scale-up
3Enhancing CIO & IT leader engagement with the C-suite and business leadership
4Digital Business Transformation Strategies
5Personal Brand Development