Top 100 DIET Champion 2021, DataEthics4All
Cindi Howson is a DataEthics4All Top 100 DIET Champion 2021, and the Chief Data Strategy Officer at ThoughtSpot. Cindi has business intelligence, is a data and analytics expert with more than 20 years experience. From 2015 to 2019, she served as Vice President in Data and Analytics at Gartner. She led the analytics and BI Magic Quadrant, with research in data for good, NLP/BI Search, and augmented analytics. Prior to this, Cindi was founder of BI Scorecard, a resource for in-depth in-depth product reviews based on exclusive hands-on testing, contributor to Information Week, and the author of several books including: Successful Business Intelligence: Unlock the Value of BI & Big Data and SAP BusinessObjectsBI 4.0: The Complete Reference. She was a The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI) faculty member for more than decade. She consults with customers on BI strategy, tool selection, and best practices. Prior to founding BI Scorecard, Cindi was a manager at Deloitte & Touche and a BI standards leader for a Fortune 500 company. She has an MBA from Rice University. She serves on the board for Rutgers University Big Data Certificate program. She has been recognized as one of the top analytics and BI influencers by Onalytica, Simplilearn, Solutions Review, Analytics Insight and others industry watchers. DataEthics4All is proud to call Cindi Howson a DIET Champion 2021 for her work in Data and Diversity, Inclusion, Ethics and Equity in Technology and AI to help the Society.