Professor Tom Davenport is a renowned thoughtleader and is recognised as one of the top 25 consultants in the world, the third most influential business and technology analyst in the world and the highest ranking business academic and one of the 100 most influential people in the IT industry. He’s also co-founder and research director of the International Institute for Analytics.
He is the author of hundreds of articles, columns and blogs and has written or co-authored fourteen books.
His concept of big data and analytics as a competitive differentiator, initially introduced in a Harvard Business Review article (2006), “Competing on Analytics”, has been recognised by HBR editors as one the most important management ideas of the past decade and remains one of HBR’s ten must read articles in that magazine’s 90-year history.
His book “Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning” is cited by CIO Magazine as one of the all-time ‘top 15 most groundbreaking management books.