Analyst Profile

Josh Parenteau

Josh Parenteau

Research Director

3 years at Gartner ,  17 years industry experience
Scarborough, ME USA

Roles and Responsibilities

Josh Parenteau is a Research Director at Gartner, focused on business intelligence (BI), analytics and performance management. He focuses primarily on BI/analytics strategy, organizational models (ACE/BICC) and data discovery/interactive visualization BI capabilities.

Areas of Coverage

  • Business Intelligence


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Parenteau was at WEX, where he was the Business Intelligence Program Manager. He has 15 years of experience in the BI and data warehousing space, with great vertical experience in the healthcare industry. Before joining WEX, Mr. Parenteau was managing a BI team in the IT organization at Wellpoint, focused on development of analytic applications supporting actuarial and claims operations business areas. Prior to entering the management world in 2007, he held various developer and team lead roles primarily responsible for technical execution of regional/enterprise data warehouse development efforts.

Professional Background

Allstate, Financial Analyst, 1 year
WEX (Formerly Wright Express), Business Intelligence Program Manager, 1 year
Wellpoint (Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield), Senior Business Intelligence IT Delivery Manager, 14 years


B.S., Business Administration - Finance, University of Connecticut