David WhiteingGroup Executive & CIO at Commonwealth Bank
David Whiteing is the Group Executive, Enterprise Services and Chief Information Officer for the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. In this role he leads the technology and operation teams of the Group and is responsible for delivering the Group’s strategic pillar of the ‘world-leading application of operations and technology’. Prior to his appointment as Group Executive in July 2014, David was the Executive General Manager of Architecture and Planning for Enterprise Services. He joined the Group in September 2013.
David is a highly experienced business and IT executive with a track record of delivering technology transformation in many industries, including financial services, both in Australia and overseas. David’s background included both in-house technology leadership as well as consulting roles giving him deep insights into the challenges facing transformative IT businesses today. Prior to joining the Group, he was Vice President of Enterprise Systems at BP in the United Kingdom. He is a former Accenture partner with extensive SAP experience.