Elisabeth Butolo is SVP of IT for The Economist Group, a global media company which produces intelligent media brands for the high-end audience. This role encompasses both the provision of technology for the revenue generating web sites and the front and back office technology used by the Group for other products and internal services.
Elisabeth has been with the Economist group for 9 years, and before that was 8 years with Associated Newspapers in London.
She started her IT career in Zimbabwe and also worked in South Africa, Slovenia and England before joining The Economist Group in the London office. She spent just over a year in the Hong Kong office before moving to the New York office in January 2005.