From a scale of 1-10, most organizations rate their Data and Analytics teams to be at level 2-3. What’s the holdup? What’s the right approach to building a high-performing Data and Analytics team?
Vijay Venkatesan, Chief Analytics Officer, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Vijay Venkatesan is Vice President, Chief Analytics Officer at Horizon BCBSNJ, the state’s largest health insurer covering 3.8 million members. In this role, Mr. Venkatesan is responsible for overseeing the next-generation data and analyt... More View all posts
Vijay Venkatesan is Vice President, Chief Analytics Officer at Horizon BCBSNJ, the state’s largest health insurer covering 3.8 million members. In this role, Mr. Venkatesan is responsible for overseeing the next-generation data and analytics strategy in support of business operations and diversification strategies as we advance our health care transformation. Prior to joining Horizon BCBSNJ, Mr. Venkatesan served as the Chief Data Officer for Providence St. Joseph Health, where he was responsible for driving a progressive data and analytics strategy that included the organization’s transition to the Cloud and AI. He created a data market place for self-service data and mobile platforms for enabling intelligence based actions in support of the organizational mission and strategy. Mr. Venkatesan also served as Vice President of Enterprise Data Management for Sutter Health. Under his leadership, Sutter Health made great strides advancing its capabilities around data, reporting and analytics. He was instrumental in advancing several regional and system wide strategic priorities in support of the shared savings program, advanced illness management, EMR reporting and other quality-related initiatives. Vijay also served as Vice President of analytics and business intelligence for Sutter’s Physician Services. Before joining Sutter, he was VP of Management Information and Analysis with Kaiser Permanente for four years. While there, Mr. Venkatesan helped lead Kaiser Permanente’s data and analytics transformation. Vijay holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer and Information Science from Cleveland State University and an MBA from the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan Less View all posts
Sherif Mityas, Chief Information Officer and Chief Strategy Officer, TGI FRIDAYS
Sherif Mityas is the Chief Information Officer and Chief Strategy Officer for TGI FRIDAYS with oversight for the Brand’s Strategy, Technology, and Digital efforts. Mr. Mityas has more than 20 years’ experience in the retail and hospital... More View all posts
Sherif Mityas is the Chief Information Officer and Chief Strategy Officer for TGI FRIDAYS with oversight for the Brand’s Strategy, Technology, and Digital efforts. Mr. Mityas has more than 20 years’ experience in the retail and hospitality industries in both senior consulting and executive industry roles. Prior to joining TGI FRIDAYS, Mr. Mityas served as the Managing Partner for JS Consulting and as the Chief Executive Officer for Hollywood Video/Movie Gallery. Mr. Mityas received a B.S. degree in aerospace engineering from Boston University, a M.S. in mechanical engineering from Rensellaer Polytechnic Institute and an M.B.A. from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management. Less View all posts