Since 2014 Perry van der Weyden is Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Rijkswaterstaat and the director of the IT and data division of Rijkswaterstaat. He developed the i-Strategy for the organization setting the agenda for standardization, cybersecurity and being a data driven organization.

Perry has occupied different positions for the Dutch government in IT, such as the director of the Shared Services Organisation. Before that he has held positions in local government (Rotterdam) and PinkRoccade, an IT company.