Volunteer Spotlight - CIO Breakfast Chair: Doug Skiba, Frost
About the Company: Frost is the banking, investments and insurance subsidiary of Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. (NYSE: CFR), a financial holding company with $28.3 billion in assets at September 30, 2015. One of the 50 largest U.S. banks by asset size, Frost provides a full range of banking products, investment and brokerage services and insurance products to businesses and individuals in the Austin, Corpus Christi, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Permian Basin, Rio Grande Valley and San Antonio regions. Founded in 1868, Frost has helped Texans with their financial needs during three centuries. For more information, visit www.frostbank.com.
Doug Skiba has over 25 years of professional IT experience including “Big 5” and boutique systems consulting to a variety of industries. He has spent the last 20 years focused primarily within the Financial Services sector where he lead software engineering and professional services for a leading Internet banking and bill payment vendor. He joined Frost Bank in 2008 and is EVP, IT Architecture & Strategy. Doug has responsibility for shaping the bank’s strategy for cloud computing adoption, SOA, legacy modernization, web/mobile application development, collaboration, and digital transformation.
About the Program: CIO breakfasts are a knowledge series designed exclusively for and by CIOs and is open to technology and IT executives. At monthly breakfasts, speakers discuss current and relevant technology issues and local IT leaders share experiences and ideas with their peers.
Personally Speaking: Doug is honored to chair this year’s CIO breakfasts, having been an active participant and regular speaker at these events since 2009. “They deliver value by brining senior IT leaders together to learn and share strategies about key technology challenges shared across our community. The North Chamber provides an important resource for this kind of collaboration.”