Darrell Stein


Darrell is a commercially astute globally experienced CIO with an impressive track record of execution excellence.  Highly skilled in driving transformational change in IT, Back office process and the Supply Chain across a range of industries including FMCG, Retail and Telecoms. Demonstrable success in driving digital sales growth and operational efficiencies.  A highly pragmatic hands-on CIO recognised for mentoring talent demonstrated by 9 current CIO’s having worked directly for me. An active member of the technology community, advising both established and start-up enterprises. 

Darrell left RB the Global FMCG organisation after 3 years on 1 October 2017, where he was the Global CIO. Between 2006 and 2014 Darrell was the Global CIO at Marks & Spencer plc, the UK- headquartered international clothes and food retailer. Darrell was responsible for the development of Marks & Spencer’s global digital platform. ,Darrell also has experience of successfully delivering global ERP and supply chain systems, including SAP.

Prior to this, Darrell spent five years with Vodafone in a number of increasingly senior roles culminating as global director information technology, strategy and planning. He also spent five years with Ernst & Young as a programme manager and two years with Mars Inc. as business systems manager.