Title: Chief Information Officer
Company: Beca Corporate Holdings Ltd
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Robin Johansen is a technology and systems consulting veteran who has garnered 42 years of experience throughout his illustrious career. An expert in various subjects, including governance, procurement, systems engineering, and risk management, Mr. Johansen joined Beca in 2000. Beca is a professional services consulting company that provides a wide range of engineering consulting services. As the CIO, he is responsible for handling strategic development and management of the ICT function for Beca’s global interests across China, Singapore, New Zealand and Australia.
A highly accomplished individual, Mr. Johansen has achieved great success in working on high profile projects and solving problems. He is extremely proud of the part he played in the delivery of a complex, multi-year project valued at $1.2 billion. Due to Mr. Johansen’s leadership, vast knowledge and industry skills, the project was delivered within budget and only slightly behind the original schedule. Aside from his work at Beca, Mr. Johansen is also a company director for two hi-tech companies.
Mr. Johansen ensures he stays ahead of the company’s competitors through his affiliation with the IT Governance Task Force, New Zealand Industry Capability Network, and New Zealand CIO Summit Advisory Group. He is also on the advisory group for the New Zealand CIO Magazine, and is a member of the business reference group providing advice to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment on procurement reform.