Terry Doyle joins RWS as Chief Information Officer
Newly created role to focus on delivering RWS’s transformation programmes
Chalfont Saint Peter, UK
21 Sep 2022
RWS, a unique, world-leading provider of technology-enabled language, content and intellectual property services, has appointed Terry Doyle as Chief Information Officer (CIO), holding overall responsibility for the Group’s information technology operations and transformation programmes.
“Terry’s appointment underscores our commitment to deliver on the transformation programmes we announced back in March,” explains Ian El-Mokadem, CEO of RWS. “As well as overseeing our technology operations he will also further improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the information technology infrastructure that supports the Group, alongside data, security and compliance.”
A proven CIO, Terry brings more than 25 years’ experience in driving technology-enabled transformation programmes in complex multinational businesses. Most recently he held the position of CIO for the EMEA region at GroupM, the world’s largest media investment business and part of WPP, where he led the company through an infrastructure and security transformation and application rationalization.
“It’s an incredibly exciting time to join the company,” explains Terry Doyle, CIO of RWS. “We have a huge opportunity to lead our industry, providing clients with cutting-edge technology and services. My role is to ensure that we have the right technological foundations in place, and that our transformation programmes support our future growth ambitions.”
Prior to joining GroupM, Terry was Global Head of Digital Customer at SABMiller, which at the time was the world’s second largest brewer. There he pioneered the company’s digital transformation strategy and established a fully integrated B2B eCommerce platform along with a suite of marketing technologies.
Earlier in his career, Terry – while working for Accenture – spearheaded a global enterprise resource planning (ERP) rollout at Diageo across 28 markets. Considered one of the largest ERP projects in the world, it formed the foundation for business integration and shared services.
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