Analyst Profile
Joao Tapadinhas
Joao Tapadinhas
Research Director
Lisbon Portugal
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Years of Experience
3 years at Gartner
24 years IT industry
Areas of Coverage
Business Intelligence

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Roles and Responsibilities
Joao Tapadinhas is a research director at Gartner, focused on business intelligence (BI), analytics and performance management, and covering Mobile BI in detail. He also helps Latin America organizations create, implement and evolve their BI strategies.
Previous Experience
Before joining Gartner, Mr. Tapadinhas spent two years as practice director at Portugal Telecom Information Systems, leading teams implementing projects in BI, enterprise content management and enterprise application integration. Prior to that, he worked 11 years in Portugal Telecom's mobile operator, designing its BI system and helping the company derive value from analytics. He also managed the IT unit at Dun & Bradstreet Portugal during his four years tenure in the business.
Professional Background
Portugal Telecom Information Systems, Practice Director, 2 years
Portugal Telecom Mobile, Head of Business Intelligence and Analytics, 11 year
Dun & Bradstreet, Head of IT, 4 years
M.Sc., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Technical University of Lisbon

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How to Architect the BI and Analytics Platform 11-Aug-2014 Joao Tapadinhas
Gartner Business Intelligence and Analytics Keynote, 2014 19-Jun-2014 Frank Buytendijk, Kurt Schlegel, Lisa Kart, Rita L. Sallam, Ian A. Bertram, Neil Chandler, Joao Tapadinhas, Donald Feinberg
Cool Vendors in PaaS, 2014 28-Apr-2014 Yefim V. Natis, Joao Tapadinhas, Nick Heudecker, Richard Marshall
Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms 20-Feb-2014 Rita L. Sallam, Joao Tapadinhas, Josh Parenteau, Daniel Yuen, Bill Hostmann
Who's Who in Cloud Business Analytics 10-Jan-2014 Joao Tapadinhas, Dan Sommer