VCIO

AcronymDefinition
VCIOVirtual Chief Information Officer
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"As a vCIO, you are not married to the organisation or the rules, but you are a catalyst and play multiple roles: of being an advisory, transformative and having a lot more insights into the business in a dispassionate fashion," says Kulkarni.
"As a vCIO, I am able to take the healthcare and pharma sectors that I consult to a completely different level of digitisation; and build effective communication and social media platforms as an evangelist with a desire to put them at the top of the technology road map--which was not possible as a full-time CIO," says Kulkarni.
However, the differentiating factor lies in what it takes to be a vCIO who inspires the top heads to go in for this model, and that it can be different from a consultant.