Author Profile

Emily Tan

Emily Tan

Sr Principal, Research

5 years at Gartner,  5 years' experience

Location:  United Kingdom  |  Language(s):  English, Malay

Roles and Responsibilities

Emily Tan is a Senior Specialist with Gartner's CIO Peer and Practitioner research group. Ms. Tan focuses on topics that relate to digital business transformation, digital business narratives, adaptive I&T strategies, and the evolution of the CIO role.


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Ms. Tan spent 13 years in journalism across Malaysia, Hong Kong and London and was most recently Global Technology Editor for leading global advertising and marketing trade publication Campaign.

Professional Background

  • Haymarket Media, Global Technology Editor - Campaign, 7 years


  • B.Comms (Honours First Class), Journalism, from University Tunku Abdul Rahman
  • Erasmus Mundus Masters of Journalism, Journalism and Media within Globalization: European Perspective's Financial Specialization awarded by the University of Aarhus, University of Amsterdam and City University London