Dr Daniel Sun is a member of Gartner CIO Research team and the core topic leader of Evolving Business Models and Ecosystems. His primary research domains include digital transformation, digital business model innovation, digital platforms and ecosystems, IT operating model design, IT organizational design, business and IT alignment, composable business, and digital product management. He spends 70-80% of his interaction time with CIOs and the rest with business executives (e.g., CEOs, COOs, and CFOs).
Prior to Gartner, He worked as the digital transformation expert in SAP, head of consulting in IDC, and Country General Manager in B2B International. He has also got several year's experience in AI software development. He has spent 4 years on his PhD study in exploring how big data analytics capabilities can drive value proposition innovation and ultimately improve business performance in Financial Industries.
China General Manager
Head of Consulting, Associate Vice President
Industry Digital Transformation Expert
CIO Leadership of Innovation, Disruptive Trends and Emerging Practices
CIO Role Evolution
CIO Leadership of Strategy, Governance and Operating Models
Ph.D. Candidate, Universite Paris Dauphine
M.B.A., Alliance Manchester Business School
Masters in Software Engineering, Tianjin University
Bachelors in Computer Science, Tianjin University
1How do CIOs design and execute IT and digital transformation strategy?
2How do CIOs ensure an effective operating model ?
3How do CIOs carry out IT organization design?
4How do CIOs design and execute business model innovation?
5How do CIOs apply product model?