VP Distinguished Analyst
16 years at Gartner
24 years industry experience
Atlanta, GA USA
Roles and Responsibilities
Andrew White, Distinguished Analyst and VP, has a primary research focus on the chief data officer role, data and analytics platforms, strategy, governance, and stewardship, along with master data management (MDM). His current role is as Vendor Lead for Oracle Corp. He was previously Agenda Manager for Data and Analytics Programs, and Data and Analytics Leaders (Chief Data Officer). He launched the first Master Data Management Summit in 2007, and was conference chair of that event through 2015 as it expanded focus to enterprise information and MDM. Mr. White received the Gartner Thought Leadership Award in 2006 for his efforts in pioneering Gartner's research in enterprise information management that led to MDM. Mr. White's previous coverage areas focused on business apps and best practices in supply chain management (SCM), enterprise resource planning (ERP) and multienterprise B2B collaboration environments.
Areas of Coverage
- Data Management & Integration
- Enterprise Business Applications & ERP
Andrew White's Recent Gartner Activity
Build a Data-Driven Enterprise
Leadership Vision for 2019: Data and Analytics Leader
Hype Cycle for Enterprise Information Management, 2018
Strategic Roadmap for Enterprise Information Management
05 September 2017
How to Put Data and Analytics at the Heart of Your Digital Platform
13 March 2018
Effective Data and Analytics Governance - Finally!
04 June 2018
On-Demand & Upcoming Webinars
Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. White was in the software industry for eight years, consulting on SCM/SCP and collaboration (CPFR and CTM) solutions to CPG/retail companies, mainly in the U.S. Mr. White also served on the VICS (www.vics.org) CPFR (www.cpfr.org) Advisory Committee, where he chaired the Trading Exchange Interoperability subcommittee and previously chaired the n-tier CPFR subcommittee. His last role there was heading up product strategy. Before that, he served in the CPG/retail space in the U.K., where he worked for Elizabeth Arden, a cosmetics company.
Belling, Product Planning Manager and MRP II Project Leader, 2 years
Elizabeth Arden, Distribution Planning Manager, 6 years
Logility, Vice President, Product Strategy, 9 years
B.A., with honors, Economics
Diploma from BPICS (then the British version of APICS)
Diploma in Industrial Management, Institute of Industrial Management, U.K.