Southern Cross Health appoints chief digital officer

Roxanne Salton starts her new role on November 11. 
Roxanne Salton

Southern Cross Health Society has announced the appointment of Roxanne Salton to the role of chief digital officer. 

Salton is a digital and ICT leader with experience in the telco, energy and banking sectors, and a broad background across sales, product and strategy. 

She will take up the position following her previous role as head of digital strategy and delivery at Mercury NZ.    
Salton has more than 20 years’ experience in digital transformation and innovation.   

Southern Cross Health Society chief executive Nick Astwick said her expertise will be a significant asset to the Society. 

“Roxanne brings a strong commercial background to technology and with her focus on human-centred design, she will excel at bringing our customer experience to life digitally.”  

In her new role, Salton will lead the Society’s digital strategy for the My Southern Cross member platform on web and mobile, cloud-based technologies including the BeingWell corporate wellbeing programme and artificial intelligence initiatives. 

Salton starts her new role with Southern Cross Health Society on 11 November. 

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