Gary R Whatley

Garry has 25+ years’ IT industry experience and has held a number of strategic “C” levels
roles and board positions. He has extensive experience in Digital Transformation, IT Governance,
and major Organisation Change Programs.



  • Graduate Australian Institute of Company Directors MBA
    University of New England
    Bachelor of Business Charles Sturt University

  • Board Experience

    Multiple Sclerosis Limited
    Corporate Express (CEAL)

    Executive Experience

    CIO Advisory

    VP Digital, IT and Business Services
    Staples (Retail/Distribution/Services)

    CIO & Business Transformation Executive
    Corporate Express (Dist/Services)

    GM IT and On-Line Solutions
    Sony (Consumer Goods)

    Various other senior roles in consulting, technology and change

  • Experience working in Asia (Singapore, Japan, Thailand and Malaysia),
    Strong Stakeholder Managements capabilities

    IT Experience

    Strategy development, strategy and change implementations, ERP Implementations, IT transformations,
    Business/IT alignment, vendor management, financial management and cost control, talent development

    Business Experience

    M&A, P&L responsibility, Marketing, Digital strategy and execution, business restructuring, business
    transformations, process reengineering, risk management, governance establishment