Head of IT Australia and New Zealand, Cisco
About Julie Canepa
Julie Canepa is responsible for driving strategy to enable business & IT alignment in terms of growth, productivity and user experience across Cisco’s IT service portfolio and for enabling digitisation through IT initiatives in Australia and New Zealand.
Julie has been in the IT industry for 20 years developing practical experience working in a variety of global and regional leadership roles. She has held several IT leadership positions at Cisco specialising in sales, commerce, supply chain systems and operations. Key initiatives include global ERP initiatives, Cisco Commerce solutions, CRM, customer insights and user experience in a mobile first, and as-a-service framework. Her strong commitment to operational excellence and aptitude for partnering cross-functionally has resulted in great synergies between business and IT.
Julie is an active member of her community with special interest in promoting STEM education as a CSIRO primary school mentor and championing women in technology. She is also passionate about raising awareness for Childhood Cancer initiatives. She resides in Sydney, with her husband and 3 children.