Carol Newcomb

Principal Consultant, Data Strategy & Governance, Informatica Advisory Services

Carol Newcomb has worked 4 years with Informatica and 12+ years as a consultant in data governance and data strategy program design and implementation. Her real-world experience in analytics, data exploration and data quality impressed upon her the gaping need that most companies have for holistic, sustainable governance solutions. Planning for enterprise-wide data governance and strategy has also highlighted the need for sophisticated organizational change management as an underlying success factor in such broad and critical initiatives. She has authored whitepapers on data quality, data governance, data strategy design and change management, and has industry depth in many areas including healthcare, manufacturing, insurance, government and even farm-to-table wine making! She brings a practical understanding of the day-to-day challenges involved in developing new strategic capabilities in her writing.