Analyst Profile

Derry Finkeldey

Derry Finkeldey

VP Analyst

26 years at Gartner,  24 years industry experience

Location:  Australia  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Derry Finkeldey advises senior leaders at technology and service provider firms on the development of their business and go-to-market strategies. Ms. Finkeldey analyses the dynamics of B2B technology buyer behavior and the implications for customer engagement. She works closely with technology provider executive leaders and sales teams to apply this understanding to validate strategies, improve sales and marketing effectiveness and sales enablement programs.

Background

Previous Experience

Ms. Finkeldey has 20 years of experience in the IT industry based in Australia and Europe. She has seven years of experience as a management consultant, selling and delivering business strategy, competitive analysis and commercialization projects for leading IT, telecommunications and financial services firms and government organizations across Europe and Asia/Pacific. She has also run field and account-based marketing programs for a service firm in Asia/Pacific.

Education

  • B.A., University of Western Australia
  • Graduate Certificate Insurance and Risk Management, Deakin University
  • Graduate Diploma in Management, University of New South Wales and University of Sydney