Digital Australia & Emergent Asia


Bob Hayward

Asia Pacific CTO, CSC

Bob Hayward is the Chief Technology & Innovation Officer for CSC Australia and CSC Asia. In this role, he is responsible for the overall direction and business management of CSC’s technology offerings, product strategies and innovation programmes in the Asia/Pacific region. CSC is a US$2b business employing over 7,000 people in Asia/Pacific.

Prior to joining CSC, Bob was a Director of IT Services for KPMG Australia and was Senior Vice President and Research Fellow Asia Pacific for Gartner, the IT research firm., He previously held regional leadership positions with Candle Corporation and distributed Tivoli Systems in Asia Pacific through Qualix, his own company. Bob is a co-founder of InQbator on the Gold Coast, Australia, and is also the co-founder and continuing non-executive director for Asia Online, an Asian-based business in the field of automated machine translation technologies and consumer portals.

Bob is a Director of the Australian Information Industries Association, the peak ICT industry representative body in Australia, and Chairman of the AIIA Council for Environment & Sustainability Leadership