Analyst Profile

John Hagerty

John Hagerty

VP Distinguished Analyst

1 year at Gartner ,  34 years industry experience
Boston, MA USA

Roles and Responsibilities

John Hagerty brings more than 30 years of experience in enterprise technologies and applications to his coverage of Professional Effectiveness for IT practitioners as part of the Gartner for Technical Professionals product. In this role, Mr. Hagerty researches and advises IT practitioners on organizational development, leadership and management practices, governance principles, and personal/collaboration skills to be as effective as possible in today's expanding digital businesses. Over the years, he has guided numerous IT and business clients in best practices to deploy, organize, and manage these technologies and applications in support of critical business initiatives; more often than not, these clients needed to address interpersonal skills and overcome organization barriers first in order to achieve breakthrough results.

Areas of Coverage

  • Enterprise Architecture
  • IT Management


Previous Experience

Mr. Hagerty has significant industry analyst experience with Gartner, and before that, AMR Research. He has also held a variety of marketing, product management and development roles at leading software and services providers, including IBM and Dun & Bradstreet. For the last dozen years, he has specialized in the use of data to improve and enhance decision making while managing enterprise risks.

Professional Background

Dun & Bradstreet Software (McCormack & Dodge), Product Director - Financial Systems, 15 years
Gartner and AMR Research, VP and Distinguished Analyst, 14 years
IBM, Program Director - Big Data and Analytics , 2 years


B.S.B.A., Accounting & Finance, Suffolk University
M.B.A., Babson College