Phil Jordan is a proven Global IT Leader / CIO in the Comms and High Tech Industry.
He has a successful leadership track record and is renowned for exploiting the value of IT in major global companies. He spent 12+ years at Vodafone culminating as Regional CIO. In 2010, he joined Telefonica as CIO for O2 UK. In less than one year, he was promoted to Group CIO covering 20 countries, and a multi-billion annual IT budget. In addition to his G-CIO responsibilities, he is also Chairman of Telefonica’s global technology company.
Under his leadership, Telefonica has had key successes in radical business simplification, building and exploiting unique and world class Datacenters, global shared services to optimise IT spend and in the transformation of the application landscape to enable the business vision: to be the best Digital Telecommunications company in the world.
He is a member of the board of directors for the TMForum and an independent advisor on IT to a major banking and financial services company.