Chris Paton is the Chief Technology Officer at Highways England, accountable for Architecture Services, Design Services and all Technology Services.
Chris is a highly experienced and adaptable technology leader with a proven track record of successfully delivering Strategy, Architecture, Solution Design and Enterprise Governance for complex organisations. Skilled in the transformation of organisations through the adoption of Digital Transformation and the development, design and deployment of safe, secure and fit-4-purpose solutions. Organisational evolution has been a constant theme through his career, from the earlier days of the UK’s first Electronic Patient Record, through to today’s Digital Agenda and the delivery of the Digital Solutions Hub at DXC.
Chris has 25+ years’ experience in IT, spanning various Industries including Health, Freight & Logistics, Manufacturing, Retail, Technology Service Provider and Telecommunications; previously holding global leadership roles in Client organisations, and, the role of CTO at Hewlett Packard and DXC. Chris has extensive experience in Business, Operational and Technology Transformation.