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Survey Analysis: Fifth Annual CDO Survey — Growth Must Continue in Order to Achieve Real Impact

Published: 26 March 2020

ID: G00467120

Analyst(s): Debra Logan , Mike Rollings , Alan D. Duncan , Lydia Clougherty Jones , Anna Toncheva


Gartner’s Fifth Annual CDO Survey finds that the role is growing, in prevalence and importance. The survey data shows that successful CDOs are involved in strategic planning and have established a mission-driven culture. They stay close to the business and promote internal and external data sharing.

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