John McGagh is an experienced executive with a proven track record in driving business change delivering superior outcomes. He has worked and lived in a range of global locations, and his most recent work has been in driving step-change business improvement through the implementation of end-to-end digitally enabled systems. He has experience in fields of autonomous vehicles, remote monitoring and operations, plus advanced analytics.

In his role as Chief Digital Officer for the iconic Snowy Hydro, John has taken on the challenge to implement a suite of value-enhancing systems and technologies that best position the company for an even more exciting “digitally enabled” future. The range of technologies spans contemporary business management and communications through to frontier digital twinning, predictive analytics and cognitive computing platforms.

Prior to joining Snowy Hydro, John was Head of Rio Tinto Innovation where he established and managed the globally successful Mine of the Future program.