Dawn Yiannoullou
Director, Information Technology

Years in the industry: 8 years
Area of focus: IT service management, process efficiencies, business analysis, project management,
School: University of Florida

 

What do you do at Mizuho?
My team focuses on improving efficiencies within IT through automation and process improvements. We own a variety of platforms from the development through support and ensure they are meeting the needs of the business.

What surprised you about Mizuho?
I was most surprised on how much we’re able to accomplish within the time frames and resource constraints all businesses face.

What are Mizuho's culture and people like?
Mizuho's culture is friendly, encouraging and open. After four years, it feels like a family.

What’s the first thing you read every day?
Instagram, the Skimm, and BBC News app

How is Mizuho different from other places you've worked?
Mizuho allows you to work on projects in all different areas. It also takes care of employees through upward movement or other benefits, such as learning and development opportunities.

What’s something you’ve learned from another culture?
I learn from all cultures. We have to understand how cultures impact everyone's thought process, actions and decisions.