Manager IT Capital Portfolio, SA Power Networks

Cate Hilliard

Cate is a dynamic, inspirational leader with a focus on building and leading high performing teams. She is a highly motivated ICT professional with a demonstrated record of achievement in shaping and delivering transformation to deliver business and customer benefits and support strategic goals.

She has managed ICT delivery programs/portfolios and program management offices in Australia and the UK for over 20 years. She has worked across financial, educational and utility sectors and has broad experience in ICT and transformational change, including mergers and acquisitions.

Cate received her MBA from the Edinburgh Management School and has underlying qualifications in business, management and human resource development. She is a senior manager responsible for the delivery of IT Capital projects at SA Power Networks, managing a portfolio of programs and projects with an average annual budget of $50m. Cate is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is currently on the Branch Executive Committee of the Australian Computer Society (SA Chapter) and an inaugural board member of HerTechPath.