The five stages of the Chief Digital Officer – and why they often fail (WEF)

  • 21% of large public firms employ a Chief Digital Officer, or CDO.
  • The average tenure of a CDO is 31 months, shorter than other C-suite roles.
  • Despite initial support for the CDO, research suggests many companies set up the CDO to fail.

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/02/chief-digital-officer-cdo-skills-tenure-fail/

, Professor of Innovation and Strategy, Cisco Chair in Digital Business Transformation, IMD Business School