Rob Parkinson

CIO

Rob Parkinson is the current Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Softcat, a leading provider of technology products and services in the United Kingdom. Rob has previous experience working as an IT Director Enterprise Support & PMO – EMEA for Arrow ECS EMEA and as CIO & Facilities Director for Arrow ECS United Kingdom. In their role as CIO, Rob is responsible for leading and managing Softcat's IT strategy and operations. This includes overseeing the development and implementation of Softcat's IT systems, as well as managing the company's internal IT team. Prior to joining Softcat, Rob worked as a Senior Business Analyst for the Police Association of New South Wales. Rob has a wealth of experience in leading and managing IT teams and projects, and has played a pivotal role in the successful implementation of new IT systems and processes for a variety of organizations.


Some of their coworkers include Rebecca Monk - Chief People Officer, Anthony Cowen - Chief Revenue Officer, and Alastair Wynn - Business Development Director. Rob Parkinson reports to Graeme Watt, Executive Director and Chief Executive.

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  • CIO

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