2 minute read 17 Sep 2021
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How Irish CISOs can play a more strategic role

By Carol Murphy

EY Ireland Consulting Partner and Head of Technology Risk

IT strategy and transformation adviser. Effective programme and project management skills.

2 minute read 17 Sep 2021

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Summary

Irish CISOs can achieve a key change in their standing within their organisations and ensure they are consulted earlier in decision-making process, receive adequate resources, and become viewed as adding value. They can do this by playing a more strategic role and better aligning to the objectives of business stakeholder groups.

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By Carol Murphy

EY Ireland Consulting Partner and Head of Technology Risk

IT strategy and transformation adviser. Effective programme and project management skills.