Author Profile

Zain Khan

Zain Khan

Director Analyst

1 year at Gartner,  8 years' experience

Location:  ON Canada  |  Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Zain works as Director Analyst within Gartner for Technical Professionals for Advanced Analytics and AI His domains include building data and analytics architectures on AWS, Azure and cloud analytics platforms such as cloud data warehouses like Snowflake, data strategy, data literacy and data governance. He also covers data science and machine learning platforms and tools He also covers data, analytics and AI talent with a focus on key and emerging roles, skills and responsibilities and team organization


Previous Experience

Before joining Gartner, Zain has worked in the academic, insurance and retail domains and has played a pivotal role in the implementation of enterprise data management and business intelligence platforms

Professional Background

  • Echelon Insurance, Manager, Enterprise Data Warehouse, 4 years
  • Merchandising Consultants Associates, Senior Data Analyst, 2 years
  • The University of Western Ontario, Senior Research Analyst, 2 years


  • Certificate in Economic Evaluation and Investment Decision Methods from Goodman School of Mines
  • Certificate in Project Management from The University of Toronto
  • Master of Science in Geophysics from The University of Western Ontario