Mario Sita

Mario Sita

General Manager, IT, Achmea Australia

Mario is an Information Technology leader with more than 25 years’ experience managing a broad range of IT services and strategic developments in the insurance industry. Focused on stakeholder engagement and delivering project outcomes, he’s achieved key technology rollouts and digital transformations, while building a positive culture of teamwork and excellence.

Mario is the General Manager for IT at Achmea Australia Farm Insurance, and has been in the role since August 2020. He is a member of the Leadership Team and works closely with the business on strategic initiatives, including Guidewire Digital and Cloud First innovations, supporting the business objectives of “Keeping Farmers Farming”…Our priority as Australia’s specialist farm insurer is to protect our people, clients and communities so our farmers can continue to produce fresh food for Australian families – particularly through difficult times.

Prior to joining Achmea Australia, Mario was the Head of Information Technology at Munich Reinsurance, based in Sydney, and responsible for IT operations, including application development, IT governance and infrastructure services across Asia Pacific. After spending over a decade leading the IT team at Munich Re, Mario knows what drives change and transformation in a digital world and how technology connects with people to help achieve their goals.

Mario holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Computer Science from the University of Technology, Sydney.