Analyst Profile

Donald Feinberg

Donald Feinberg

VP Distinguished Analyst

25 years at Gartner ,  49 years IT industry
Sao Paulo Brazil

Roles and Responsibilities

Donald Feinberg is a vice president and distinguished analyst in Gartner Intelligence in the Information Management group. Mr. Feinberg is responsible for Gartner's research on database management systems and data warehousing infrastructure and Big Data.

Areas of Coverage

  • Data Management & Integration
  • Business Intelligence


Previous Experience

Before this, Mr. Feinberg held various management jobs within Gartner, most recently vice president and general manager of Latin American operations. Mr. Feinberg began his career at Gartner in the Software Management Strategies group responsible for DBMS software and vendors. Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Feinberg worked at Oracle, where he was director of technical marketing for the company's IBM mainframe database business. In this capacity, he was responsible for technical sales and marketing support of the products worldwide. Previously, Mr. Feinberg was an assistant professor of mathematics at Boston University. Mr. Feinberg resides in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Professional Background

BXLE Associates, Principal, 10 years
Boston University, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, 10 years
Oracle, Inc., Director, Product Marketing, 3 years


B.S., Mathematics, University of Minnesota
M.S., Mathematics, Boston University