Analyst Profile

Guido De Simoni

Guido De Simoni

Research Director

11 years at Gartner ,  30 years industry experience
Milan, MI Italy


Roles and Responsibilities

Guido De Simoni is a Research Director in the area of Data and Analytics. He primarily covers EIM strategies, metadata management, and the intersection of enterprise information management and information architecture. Before his current position, Mr. De Simoni worked as a Leadership Partner in Gartner's EUP organization, supporting and coaching Gartner's clients in the deployment of enterprise architecture programs in EMEA.

Areas of Coverage

  • Data Management & Integration

Background

Previous Experience

Mr. De Simoni has 30 years of IT experience. He joined Gartner in July 2006. Before that, he was change and program manager for the Professional Services Group at Reuters, with the global responsibility for the business unit "knowledge value chain" implementation. Prior to Reuters, Mr. De Simoni held a number of IT and consulting management positions with TIBCO and IBM, always helping customers worldwide, mainly within the financial industry, with the deployment of information technology for the benefit of the customer business proposition. Mr. De Simoni has authored numerous books on transaction processing and enterprise application integration.

Professional Background

IBM, various positions, 10 years
Reuters, Global Program Manager, 5 years
TIBCO, Managing Consultant, 2 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

IBM Blue Ribbon Award 1997

Education

Master of Electronic Engineering at the Politecnico of Milan

Languages

English
Italian