A digital CIO needs to have flexibility to work with new business models, be open to try new ideas and be able to take on feedback. Photo: iStock

What skills does a digital CIO need?

3 min read . 08 Oct 2016
In conversation: (From left) Anoop Bhaskar, head (equities), IDFC Asset Management Co. Ltd; Prashant Jain, executive director and chief investment officer (CIO), HDFC Asset Management Co. Ltd; Mahesh Patil, co-chief investment officer, Birla Sun Life Asset Management Co. Ltd; Santosh Das Kamath, managing director and CIO, fixed income-India, Franklin Templeton Asset Management India Pvt. Ltd; and Shyam Sekhar, chief ideator and founder, iThought; and Kayezad E. Adajania, deputy editor, Mint Money. Photographed by: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint<br />
Mohamed El-Erian quit as CEO and Co-CIO of Pimco, six years into the job. Photo: Bloomberg  <br />

Mohamed El-Erian quits as Pimco CEO

7 min read . 22 Jan 2014
Varun Sood says mobility has to be seen in the context of the problem that has to be solved.  Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />

The changing role of a CIO

3 min read . 19 Dec 2013