Analyst Profile

Peter Sondergaard

Peter Sondergaard

EVP, Research

29 years at Gartner ,  32 years industry experience
Stamford, CT USA


Roles and Responsibilities

Peter Sondergaard is an executive vice president and member of Gartner's operating committee. He leads the company's Research & Advisory organization, which addresses the mission-critical priorities of the CEO and every functional leader in the enterprise. Mr. Sondergaard's organization, including 2,500 research analysts and advisors with deep expertise in IT, Marketing, Supply Chain, HR, Finance, Sales and Legal, serves clients in more than 11,000 enterprises in 90 countries worldwide. Mr. Sondergaard is a sought-after keynote speaker and industry thought-leader, quoted frequently in the New York Times, Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, Economist and CNBC. Topics range from the evolution of digital business to the disruption of new operating models and their implications on corporate performance.

Background

Previous Experience

Prior to his current position, Mr. Sondergaard led Gartner Research in EMEA following roles of increasing seniority at International Data Corporation and Scandinavian Airlines System.

Education

Mr. Sondergaard holds a Master's degree in Economics from the University of Copenhagen. Fluent in six languages, Mr. Sondergaard is based in Gartner's headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut, USA.

Languages

Danish
English
French
Norwegian
Swedish