Analyst Profile

Ed Gabrys

Ed Gabrys

Research Director

4 years at Gartner ,  30 years industry experience
United Arab Emirates


Roles and Responsibilities

Ed Gabrys is a Research Director in Gartner CIO Research, based in Dubai, UAE. His research focuses on leadership, culture, digital business and strategy. Specifically, he helps senior leaders develop leadership skills, insights, and inspiration, strategic plans and organizations that are required for success in a digital world. He is also the Conference Chair for Gartner's Symposium/ITxpo in Barcelona.

Areas of Coverage

  • IT Management

Background

Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Gabrys had 27 years of experience as a business leader, technologist and as a business strategy consultant. During that time, he held a CIO position at a global energy company. Mr. Gabrys has held positions in the financial services and energy industries. His strategy work has included supporting international expansion and evaluating market opportunities for technology and entertainment startups.

Professional Background

Goldman Sachs, Information Security Program Manager, 4 years
Symantec, Presales Engineer, 2 years
TAQA, Abu Dhabi National Energy, Group Vice President, Information Technology, 4 years

Education

B.A., International Studies, Fairfield University, U.S.

Languages

English