Citrix A/NZ Vice President, Les Williamson joins Insentra CEO, Ronnie Altit on the couch to discuss the future of the modern workplace and what organisations need to focus on to not only create a great workplace culture, but also improve efficiency and employee and user satisfaction.
TIMELINE / KEY POINTS:
0.35 – Why Les chose Citrix?
3.28 – Software as a Service- How Citrix is embracing the Cloud?
9.15 – The differing ways generations consume information and how workflows are being shaped to enable better outcomes.
15.30 – What book is Les currently reading?
23.00 – How Les is introducing collaboration and communication platforms, instead of emails, to increase team engagement
ABOUT LES WILLIAMSON
Citrix Managing Director Australia, New Zealand
Les Williamson has been a leader in the information and communications technology (ICT) industry for over 25 years, with various roles based in Sweden, Asia Pacific and Australia and New Zealand. He graduated from Chisholm Monash University with a Degree in Electronic Engineering and began his ICT career with Ericsson, one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world.
Les had held various roles over his 13 year career with Ericsson, including 3 years spent in Europe, and leading efforts in bringing new mobile and cordless technologies to market. He joined Cisco Systems in 1998 and spent 14 years in various leadership roles as a Vice President in Australia and throughout the Asia Pacific region, leading country wide change agendas to ensure long term market relevance and success, and delivering upon the promise of the Internet Economy.
Les joined Citrix as the Vice President Australia and New Zealand in January 2017.
Les was made a fellow of Engineers Australia in 2010 and has expertise in using technology to support cultural change and delivering operational success. Les is also a current board member of Federation Square in Melbourne.