Damien Scalzo

Damien Scalzo

Chief Information Officer at Mercedes-Benz Financial Services Australia/New Zealand

Startupbootcamp Energy Australia Mentor

Damien is passionate about creating and delivering technology solutions which solve business problems.

Having worked in both Consulting and Corporate senior roles cross industry, Damien has successfully pitched and led multi-million dollar business and technology strategic initiatives.Throughout Damien’s career he has directly worked with and advised CxO level staff on solving business problems with technology solutions. He understands what it takes to present a compelling pitch to executives and board members.

Currently a CIO, Damien is responsible for working with an Executive Committee to set the business strategy and execute strategic objectives by delivering technology solutions. As well as being a business and technology expert, Damien is also a Chartered Accountant and understands the finance concepts that underpin value propositions. Damien also has extensive knowledge on how to structure, negotiate and manage complex multi-million dollar technology development and maintenance contracts.