Analyst Profile

Afraz Jaffri

Afraz Jaffri

Director Analyst

1 year at Gartner ,  11 years industry experience
United Kingdom

Roles and Responsibilities

Afraz Jaffri is a Research Director at Gartner, where Mr. Jaffri focuses on Analytics & Data Science. He advises Data and Analytics leaders on making the most from their investments in modern data science and analytics platforms, from business case development and strategy through to architecting scalable insight-driven solutions. He has particular interests in the identification of use cases for advanced analytics, organizational and culture change required for analytics and AI adoption and the ethical implications of introducing AI and automation in the workplace. He also has a special interest in the use of knowledge graphs and linked data for creating a data fabric of enterprise information.


Previous Experience

Mr. Jaffri worked as a Management Consultant for over a decade, advising clients on business intelligence, analytics, data science, and AI strategy and implementation. He delivered a number of enterprisewide analytics solutions including self-service dashboards, data science platforms and AI applications with responsibility for business case development, architecture and functional roadmaps.

Professional Background

Capgemini, Consultant, 5 years
Capgemini, Senior Consultant, 4 years
PwC, Manager, 1 year


B.Sc., Computer Science, University of Southampton, 2:1
M.Phil., Computer Science, University of Southampton


Indian - Urdu

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