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Chris Saunders
European Leader, Data Governance, Security & Privacy, BAO

Chris is an experienced senior data governance professional who leads the Data Governance European practice for IBM’s Business Analysis and Optimisation division. He is a frequent author of white papers and speaker at international conferences on Data Governance. Chris has been involved in Data and Information Governance assignments at more than 20 clients, acting both as Subject Matter Expert and providing hands-on delivery. In 2010 he was responsible for the written submission which was awarded the global Data Governance Best Practice Award for his client the British Army. He is currently responsible for the Information Governance aspects of a data management initiative for a leading oil and gas multinational, while at the same time acting as Subject Matter Expert for a Customer Information Management programme for a well-known multinational retailer.

Howlers in Managing Data Quality – or is it me?

November 15, 2013 | by Chris Saunders, European Leader, Data Governance, Security & Privacy, BAO
Twice recently, in two different large companies, people whom I have otherwise respected as being quite sensible have said to me that their organisations had appointed people who, within their own function, were ‘responsible for data quality’. Well, when I went to Data Governance School back at the...