Diane Jurgens is Executive Vice President, Enterprise Technology and Chief Information Officer, The Walt Disney Company. She oversees Disney’s global Enterprise Technology organization, which includes enterprise business systems, infrastructure, workforce enablement, and enterprise resilience engineering. Ms. Jurgens is also responsible for the planning, prioritization, implementation and operations of Disney IT systems and infrastructure across the Company in support of corporate business operations, ensuring both their strategic relevance and operational effectiveness.
Prior to joining Disney in October 2020, Ms. Jurgens served as Chief Technology Officer for BHP, a multinational mining, metals, and petroleum company. In that role, Ms. Jurgens was responsible for leading capital program delivery, technology operations, cyber security, data privacy, digital strategy, and research and development.
A career technologist and leader, Ms. Jurgens has held numerous senior executive positions across a variety of industries including President and Managing Director of Shanghai OnStar Telematics Company, Vice President and Chief Information Officer for General Motors’ international operations, and as an executive at The Boeing Company.
Ms. Jurgens holds an MBA from Seattle University, as well as both an M.S. and B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington.