Who succeeded Sabine Everaet of Coca-Cola Europe as CIO of the Year? Based on numerous interviews with academics, presidents of ICT user groups and consultants, the Data News editorial team has drawn up its list of the top 10 most influential and important CIOs. By online voting (over 9000 votes!) the Data News' readers decided on the three nominees.

The laureate is announced at the 20th ICT Manager of the Year event held on November 22nd at the Wild Gallery in Brussels.

And the winner is:

CIO of the year
>  Luc Verbist
        CIO at De Persgroep