Analyst Profile

Henrique Cecci

Henrique Cecci

Research Director

6 years at Gartner ,  31 years industry experience
Brazil


Roles and Responsibilities

Henrique Cecci is a Research Director in Gartner Research. His research focuses on infrastructure strategies, including on-premises, cloud, colocation, hybrid models and trends; data center standards, physical designs, retrofits, power/cooling, cost models, consolidation and migration strategies. Mr. Cecci's experience consists of more than 32 years in IT, including complex international businesses encompassing several industries. Mr. Cecci leads the research in data centers and cloud in Latin America, working with many companies and government departments in the region. He is one of the world's foremost experts on the development of core IT infrastructure in Latin America.

Areas of Coverage

  • Servers & Storage

Background

Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Cecci was the Director of IT Solutions at Dimension Data, where he was involved in developing numerous innovative client solutions. Before Dimension Data, he was a Technology and Infrastructure Manager at Citigroup, in charge of IT planning and operations for Brazil.

Professional Background

Citigroup, Superintendent of Technology and Infrastructure, 7 years
Data Access, Director of Products, 3 years
Dimension Data, Director of Solutions, 3 years

Education

B.E., Electronic Engineering, Sao Paulo Engineering College
Completed more than 20 postgraduate courses in renowned universities, including Harvard Business School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and University of Sao Paulo, among others
M.B.A., Fundacao Instituto de Administracao, University of Sao Paulo

Languages

English
Portuguese
Spanish