Gartner Information Technology Expert

Lucas Kobat

Principal, Advisory

Lucas Kobat is a Principal Advisor specializing in enterprise architecture and technology innovation, along with project and portfolio management. In this role, Mr. Kobat advises senior IT executives on pressing management challenges.

In the enterprise architecture space, Mr. Kobat supports clients in business capability modeling, roadmapping, architecture governance design, adapting EA for agile, EA organizational structure, EA talent attraction and development, digital business model transformation, and technology innovation.

In the project and portfolio management space, Mr. Kobat supports clients in developing scorecards for IT organizations, board-level presentations, and establishing EPMOs.

Mr. Kobat previously worked for Gartner in a research capacity, profiling leading security and risk management practices at client organizations. Before Gartner, Mr. Kobat worked in a high-net worth family office conducting portfolio analysis and investment due diligence.

Previous experience


Professional background

Avalon Capital Group

Portfolio Analyst


University of South Dakota - M.B.A. Business Analytics

University of South Dakota - B.A. Honors, Economics and Spanish

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Top Issues That I Help Clients Address

1Transforming the PMO/EPMO

2Developing Effective PM Talent for a Digital Era

3Scaling Agile in the Organization

4Enterprise Architecture - Governance, Organizational Structure, Strategy

5EA Support of Digital Innovation & Business Capability Development