Analyst Profile

Vittorio D'Orazio

Vittorio D'Orazio

Research Director

12 years at Gartner ,  21 years industry experience
Rome, RM Italy


Roles and Responsibilities

Vittorio D'Orazio is a Research Director in the Gartner Banking and Investment Services team part of the CIO Group, specializing in core banking software providers and system integrators and analytics for the banking industry. He is also the Agenda Manager for the banking team and as such he can cover any banking topic in broad terms. Mr. D'Orazio's field of research spans from banking-specific software, such as core banking software, to banking-specific IT services - such as mortgage and core banking BPO - and the system integration of core banking projects, to analytics for banks. Specifically, in the core banking space: - He is the global reference analyst for Islamic banking systems. - He will be the 2017 author for the Global Retail Core Banking Magic Quadrant. - He covers the embedded analytics in core banking software. - He is also an expert of core banking pricing models and contract negotiation. From an emerging-market perspective, Mr. D'Orazio has extensive coverage of the EMEA emerging markets (that is, the Middle East, Africa and Eastern Europe) and some key Asia/Pacific countries, such as India and China.

Areas of Coverage

  • Banking & Investment Services
  • Insurance

Vittorio D'Orazio's Recent Gartner Activity

Latest Research

Background

Previous Experience

Previously, Mr. D'Orazio was part of the Gartner Technology and Service Provider Research within the Vertical Industries team, where he was responsible for the banking and securities markets across EMEA and Asia/Pacific. He has been also the Project Manager and lead author for the Gartner Enterprise IT Spending Forecast (aka Vertical Forecast) for five years. Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. D'Orazio gained experience and established a solid background in the data warehousing and business intelligence sectors by building solutions for major Italian and German banks. He also ran projects in the grid computing area, managing strategies for this technology. Mr. D'Orazio has studied extensively in the use of data integration solutions in modern banking systems.

Professional Background

Accenture - Financial Services, Consultant, 2 years
Cogiture, COO, 2 years
Dresdner Bank, Data Warehouse Architect and Business Analyst, 2 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Quantitative Excellence Award (2010)
Research Excellence Award (2006)
Research Excellence Award (2007)

Education

M.B.A., CIIM (Cyprus International Institute of Management)
M.Eng., Aerospace Engineering, La Sapienza (University of Rome)
Member of the Italian Engineers Professional Body

Languages

English
Italian
Latin
Sumerian and Akkadian