As the Chief Information Officer (CIO), Ramez Katf has responsibility for the Enterprise Solutions and Technology Group.
The CIO provides leadership and strategic direction on technology in the ATO and ensures the delivery of technology services to support ATO staff. The CIO also makes sure that the ATO is taking advantage of the most innovative trends in technology to improve the experience of staff and clients.
Before joining the ATO Ramez was a Managing Director at Accenture for over 29 years working with government and non-government clients to deliver large-scale transformational change, in particular with innovative, technological business solutions.
His leadership of transformation programs span Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia and China. Previously Ramez led the transformation programs for the New Zealand Inland Revenue Department, New Zealand Customs and Singapore IRAS (Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore).
Areas of specialisation for Ramez include management and leadership, strategy, program delivery and technology.