Samir Mahir

Chief Digital and Information Officer / Vision Australia

Samir is Chief Digital and Information Officer at Vision Australia, a leading national provider of blindness and low vision services in Australia. Vision Australia is a not-for-profit organisation and a major participant and partner in the international blindness community.

Samir spent over 4 years as CIO at Tennis Australia and the Australian Open in Melbourne. In 2015, he was awarded the Innovation Award (iAwards) by the Australian Information Industry Association for best Digital Transformation and Platform for consumers in Victoria. Prior to that, he spent nearly 12 years with IBM in the US and was part of its Global Business Services division.

Samir is passionate about driving innovative and effective solutions that enable business transformation. He worked closely with international teams and clients in several industries delivering unique products and services for global brands and international events.