Owen Chen is a Research Director in Gartner CIO Research, based in Shanghai, China. His research focuses on IT leadership, IT strategy and IT governance. Specifically, he provides advice and support for Gartner multinational clients on developing IT strategic plans for entering the Chinese market, and for Gartner's Chinese clients on all aspects of IT management.
Before joining Gartner, Mr. Chen worked for a number of U.S. and European companies as their IT Manager/Director in China, where he managed the IT organization and delivered the IT solution and services to China's businesses. He started his career as a software engineer developing MRPII software.
China IT Director
Senior National IT Manager
China IT Manager
CSP Digital Transformation and Innovation
CIO Leadership of Innovation, Disruptive Trends and Emerging Practices
CIO Leadership, Culture and People
CIO Role Evolution
CIO Leadership of Strategy, Governance and Operating Models
B.S., Information Science, Fudan University
1How to develop IT strategy?
2How to develop IT governance structure?
3How to design IT organization?
4How to demostrate business value of IT?
5How to lead innovation?