Fiona Rankin is the Director of Information Management & Technology Services at the University of Wollongong, where she is responsible for development and delivery of key strategic initiatives, in addition to the operational and people management aspects of UOW’s core technology environment.

Fiona brings to this leadership role more than 25 years technology and executive management experience, and multiple Chief Information Officer roles in both the public and private sectors. This is in addition to her Company Director qualifications and previous Board appointment to a subsidiary of a large international corporation.

Fiona has completed a Bachelor of Economics and Graduate Diploma in Financial Management (UNE) and a Masters in Business & IT Management (UTS). In addition, she has also completed the Asia Link Leaders Program (Universities of Melbourne and Sydney and the Australian National University) and Leadership 3000 (University of Michigan, U.S.A.).

Fiona is a graduate and member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD), a member of ‘Women on Boards’, she was a 2008 NSW finalist for Telstra Business Women’s Awards, and in 2013 received the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) Alumni Award for Excellence – Engineering and IT.