Global loyalty and benefits company Collinson has announced the appointment of Paul Caris as its new Chief Information Officer (CIO). In the role, Paul will be responsible for leading Collinson’s global technology strategy, with a remit spanning its travel experiences, insurance, assistance and loyalty offerings.
Paul has previously held a number of leadership positions in various industries, including technology, media and financial services. He spent three years running a technology consultancy, and served for five and a half years as CIO at Eversheds Law Firm.
“We are delighted to welcome Paul to the team,” said Christopher Evans, Joint CEO of Collinson. “[He] brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from previous consultancy and in-house roles. We know consumers expect a fast, frictionless experience and so continue to invest in our technology platforms and teams to better serve our clients with smarter, digital experiences which help them to engage deeper with their customers. Reflecting the importance and influence of technology to Collinson and our customers in terms of providing unique customer insight, value generation and competitive advantage, Paul is also the newest member welcomed to the Board.”