Speaker Bio

Saul Brand

Saul Brand

Sr Director Analyst
Saul Brand is an analyst on the Enterprise Architecture and Technology Innovation team. He leads research on starting and restarting EA practices and business architecture. He focuses on using business architecture to transform and optimize business and operating models. He is actively involved in developing research that bridges the gap between business strategy and IT execution.


Mr. brand is frequently called upon to advise clients on starting and restarting EA practices, using the business architecture discipline in support of business strategy planning and transformation, designing and implementing EA governance and assurance. Other topics Mr. Brand advises clients on include business and IT leadership concerning EA, design thinking, business ecosystems, technology innovation, cost management, resource allocation, people development, time, financial and risk management, and business and operating model design decisions. Typical industry discussions include financial services, oil and gas, retail, manufacturing, CPG and government. Past roles at Gartner included agenda manager of research and leading research communities. Mr. Brand was the lead analyst and author for the Magic Quadrant for EA consultancies and EA tools.
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Thursday, 16 June, 2022 / 03:55 PM - 04:25 PM JST
Composability Starts With Business Architecture

Bridging the gap between business and IT to build a resilient enterprise with composable applications starts with business architecture. By using business architecture, fusion teams can focus on building adaptive applications that target changing business outcomes. In this session, we will examine why and how to use business architecture to build composable applications that link business strategy to technical execution.

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