Mandy Ross

Chief Information Officer, Tatts Group

Mandy Ross is an executive level technologist and strategist. She has held Chief Information Officer (CIO) roles for more than 10 years, with experience in gaming, education, and travel industries.

Mandy leads a team of 430 technology staff at Tatts Group, Australia’s largest operator of gaming, lotteries and wagering products and services. She is charged with IT strategy, governance, operations, infrastructure, delivery, security and compliance. Mandy is also leading Tatts Group’s digital transformation initiatives, and has pioneered the adoption of agile and lean practices in this highly-regulated environment.

In 2016 Mandy was recognized as one of Australia’s top 50 IT chiefs by CIO Australia. In 2015 she was awarded Boss Young Executive of the Year by the Australian Financial Review, and CEO Magazine runner-up CIO of the Year. She was also awarded CIO of the Year at the national iAwards in 2012.

Mandy has 17 years’ industry experience and holds a Masters of Business Administration from the Queensland University of Technology and Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) from University of Queensland.