David Jones has been appointed to the newly-created function of Chief Info Officer at AEG’s lately shaped World Know-how division.
In his expanded function, Jones can be liable for the corporate’s expertise technique and options throughout the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific areas.
AEG says its World Know-how division goals to make use of information and customer-facing applied sciences to drive income throughout the enterprise and supply best-in-class buyer experiences.
Previously Chief Info Officer for AEG Europe, Jones will now take accountability for implementing expertise options for the corporate’s annual occasions.
Moreover, Jones will oversee the corporate’s info safety and privateness groups, it says, and can work alongside the expertise groups at AEG venues resembling The O2 and LA’s Crypto.com Area.
He will even companion with firm subsidiaries AEG Presents, AEG Sports activities and AXS to ship experience, providers, and assist globally.
Jones is at present the manager sponsor of AEG Europe’s PRIDE Worker Community Group, which goals to drive change inside the firm and foster company-wide inclusion.
“David is ideally certified to supervise and spearhead the event of expertise required to proceed to remodel our enterprise into the long run.”
Ted Fikre, AEG
Ted Fikre, Vice Chairman and Chief Authorized and Improvement Officer, AEG, stated: “The event of AEG World Know-how additional underscores AEG’s dedication to making sure all of our venues, groups and companies have the digital infrastructure essential to proceed delivering differentiated dwell, occasion buyer experiences.”
“Together with his distinctive background and historical past of making progressive options to AEG’s expertise wants, David is ideally certified to supervise and spearhead the event of expertise required to proceed to remodel our enterprise into the long run.”
“As we glance forward, consumer-focused and data-rich expertise capabilities can be core to AEG’s success.”
David Jones, added: “As we glance forward, consumer-focused and data-rich expertise capabilities can be core to AEG’s success.
“The formation of our new AEG World Know-how division will convey collectively our proficient expertise workers within the US, Europe and past into one group and can be sure that we’re capable of ship best-in-class expertise options at this time, and sooner or later.
“I’m thrilled to be main the corporate ahead on this journey.
“Our ambition is to deploy expertise to assist followers have the perfect expertise at our occasions, whether or not they’re watching the LA Kings at Crypto.com Area, the LA Galaxy at Dignity Well being Sports activities Park, rocking out to a legendary performer at The O2, or having fun with a weekend at certainly one of our famend festivals.
“I couldn’t be extra excited to be main our new AEG World Know-how division.”
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