Going Digital: Secrets of the Successful C-Suite, Part 1


About this podcast

In Part one of this three-part series, Peter High, president of Metis Strategy and author and keynote speaker, along with Gus Shahin, chief information officer and senior vice president at Flextronics International Ltd, explore how the C-suite is changing the way traditional business is done with new, digitally fueled thinking, skills, and approaches.

About the Podcasters


Peter High, President, Metis Strategy, and Author and Keynote Speaker

High founded Metis Strategy in 2001. He is an expert in business and information technology strategy, and he has been a trusted advisor to a wide array of business and tech executives ranging across Fortune 500 companies in various industries. He has developed several strategic methodologies that enable clients to develop and update strategic plans, choose and manage the right portfolio of projects, and to ensure team performance is on the path to world class levels.

In December of 2009, Wiley Press/Jossey-Bass published Peter’s book World Class IT: Why Businesses Succeed When IT Triumphs, which received many accolades and was named the third best IT-business book of 2009 by CIO Insight.

Gus Shahin, Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President, Flextronics International Ltd.

Shahin is responsible for customer and segment IT support, global implementations of core supply chain IT systems, customer solution architecture, and the knowledge management/E-learning teams. He also manages the factory operations team, runs the global IT deployment team, and leads the mobile/consumer IT team.

Shahin received his undergraduate degree from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and a graduate degree from the University of Western Ontario.


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Uncover the secrets of a successful C-Suite in part 2 of this podcast series with Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, and Ted Colbert, CIO of Boeing.