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5 Chief Data Officers in the News
The Chief Data Officer position has clearly arrived, with 55.9% of companies reporting having a Chief Data Officer in place, up from 12% in 2012, according to a recent NewVantage Partners survey. Here are 5 that were recently in the news.
At the 7th annual UK ‘Safe and Smart’ parliamentary reception, Lucie Glenday delivered a talk on a technology-led reinvention of the healthcare system with a focus on prevention and early intervention, rather than cure.
Tom Schnek told GCN that Chicago’s open data portal has become an important tool for breaking down data silos and sharing data among the city’s departments, in addition to providing data to the public.
Brandon Pustejovsky, USAID chief data officer, has unveiled a new development data library to capture, share and visualize information from contractors, employees and non-profit organizations in 85 countries around the world.
Simon Bligh, the former chief data officer at market-leading credit bureau Veda, has been appointed CEO of its competitor, Dun & Bradstreet Australia and New Zealand.
Warner Music Group has appointed Vinnie Freda as its first chief data officer, reporting to CEO Steve Cooper. He will be responsible for developing a strategy for data management throughout the label group.