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Analyst Profile

Michael Maoz

Michael Maoz

VP Distinguished Analyst

17 years at Gartner ,  26 years IT industry

Roles and Responsibilities

Michael Maoz is a Research Vice President and Distinguished Analyst in Gartner Research. His research focuses on customer strategies and technologies, with an emphasis on the CRM customer service disciplines, collaborative customer strategies, social media strategies, and cloud-based CRM applications and analytics. Mr. Maoz is the research leader for the customer service and support strategies area. He researches social software, software as a service (SaaS), CRM contracts and budget strategies, multichannel contact center applications, social CRM/communities, and field service management. He is also the lead analyst for the Oracle CRM product portfolio.

Background

Previous Experience

Mr. Maoz has 25 years of international experience, with 18 years in CRM applications, contact centers/customer engagement hubs, social CRM, field service, SaaS and European market dynamics.

Professional Background

Point Information Systems, Germany, Director of Corporate Communications, 4 years
Prime Computer, Technical Writer, Office Automation Systems, 1 year
Scitex, Israel, Project Lead, R&D, 7 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Rothschild Prize for Technology Innovation, team award, 1992, Israel

Education

B.A., European History, University of Massachusetts
Graduate certificate, Technical Communications, Northeastern University

Languages

English
Hebrew