Brandon Germer is a Senior Director Analyst in Gartner's Office of the CIO Research. Mr. Germer advises senior and executive business leaders on strategy, execution, and operating models through written research, conferences, workshops, and 1 to 1 interactions.
Prior to joining Gartner, Brandon was a business strategist, data & analytics consultant and practice leader, and technology leader. During that time, he held a CIO position at a food and beverage company. He has also held positions in the financial services and CPG industries. His strategy work has included strategic plan development for large insurance providers and modernizing the I&T and enterprise strategy functions of companies undergoing digital transformation.
Director of Technology
Talking Rain Beverage Company
Decision Science Practice Lead, Senior Manager
Manager, Analytics and Information Management
CIO Impact on Digital Business Strategy and Execution
MBA in Finance & Business Analytics, Purdue University
BS in Business Administration with CIS, Colorado State University, graduated with Honors
1Developing and communicating business and IT strategy
2Adaptive strategic planning
3Leveraging digital product management and multidisciplinary business/IT teams to execute strategy
4Designing and transforming the Information & Technology operating models to get more value out of IT
5Human Centered Design applied to strategy and strategic plan execution