Stephen Kneebone - Vice President; Chief Information Officer, Business Transformation Office, External and Government Affairs
Stephen has an impressive track record of successfully leading business and technology change across a number of industry sectors including automotive, aerospace, software and consulting. He is currently Nissan Vice President; Chief Information Officer and Business Transformation Office.
Joining Nissan in 2006 he is a member of the regional executive team that has seen Nissan establish the most comprehensive presence of any overseas manufacturer in Europe and is positioned to become the number one Asian Automotive brand.
Based in Nissan's European Headquarters in Paris as Chief Information Officer, Stephen has an extensive portfolio of responsibilities supporting the design, manufacture, distribution, retail and after sales operations across Europe, Russia, Middle East and Africa.
Beyond his day to day scope Stephen also provides direction on Nissan's brand leadership, together with delivering an ambitious growth and transformation agenda to the business.
Most recently Stephen was ranked number one in the UK CIO 100 list, 2014, recognising his contribution to IS delivery and change leadership at the highest level.