New York CDO Community

Join a powerful network of peers

Connect with a local community of like-minded peers who share similar challenges and priorities. Access the collective expertise of CDOs from diverse experiences, backgrounds and industries. Members of the community come together several times a year to connect with each other, exchange ideas and experiences, and validate strategies and solutions.

Join your local community for exclusive access to:


Participate in year-round gatherings with your local peer group featuring unparalleled opportunities for collaboration, in-depth discussions and networking.


Exchange peer-validated strategies, solutions and partners, and access exclusive community insights to learn how other CDOs approach similar challenges.


Make new connections, enhance your career through an exclusive network, and build lasting relationships with peers.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CDOs today.

  1. Expanding digital business & accelerating value creation
  2. Influencing culture & collaboration with governance
  3. Orchestrating change & empowering real-time decisions

New York CDO Governing Body

A regional Governing Body leads the New York CDO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CDOs, for CDOs.


Bala Ayyar

Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking
Chief Data Officer, SG Americas

Julia Bardmesser

Voya Financial
SVP, Head of Data, Architecture & CRM

Andrew Foster

Deutsche Bank USA
Head of Data Governance - Americas

Eric Hirschhorn

BNY Mellon
Chief Data Officer

Jodi Morton

KPMG North America
Global and U.S. Chief Data Officer

John Nicastro

Sirius XM
SVP, Enterprise Data

Gaurav Shah

Global Head of Consumer Healthcare Data & Analytics

Vikram Somaya

PepsiCo Inc
Chief Data & Analytics Officer

JoAnn Stonier

Chief Data Officer

Vimal Tejwani

National Football League
Vice President, Chief Data Architect & Analytics

Pawan Verma

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China
Chief Data Officer


Ajaz Akhtar

Utica National Insurance Group
Vice President, Chief Data & Analytics Officer

Elena Alikhachkina

SVP, Global Head Digital CE, Insights, Data, Analytics, Technology

Martha Asselin

LKQ Corporation
Senior Director, Big Data and Analytics

Linda Avery

Chief Data Officer

Bala Ayyar

Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking
Chief Data Officer, SG Americas

John Baker

Merck & Co.
Executive Director, Manufacturing Data and Analytics

Dora Boussias

Director, Enterprise Architecture & Data Strategy

Krishna Cheriath

VP, Head of Digital, Data and Analytics

Mukesh Dalal Ph.D.

Stanley Black & Decker
Chief AI Officer

Ceci Dones

Moet Hennessy USA
Head, Data Science

Andrew Foster

Deutsche Bank USA
Head of Data Governance - Americas

CG Garikapati

Mars Petcare
Head of Data & Analytics, NA

Diwakar Goel

BlackRock Inc
Global Head of Data Platform and Solutions

Alex Golbin

Chief Data Officer

Janos Hajagos

Stony Brook Medicine
Chief of Data Analytics

Moin Haque

Warner Music Group
EVP, Chief Data Officer

Glenn Hofmann

New York Life
Chief Analytics Officer

Diana Hoskins Schildhouse

Chief Analytics & Insights Officer

Remzil Jacob

Chief Data Officer

Kurt Kendall

Publishers Clearing House
Chief Analytics Officer

Abhishek Mittal

Wolters Kluwer
Global Head, Data, Operational Excellence, Governance, Risk & Compliance

Michael Moran

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
VP, Digital Program Management, Technology Division

Jacklyn Osborne

Bank of America
Managing Director, Data Quality Control, Risk and Finance

Vishal Patel

Webster Bank
Chief Data Officer & Head of Data CoE

Tom Quinlan

Apple Bank
First Vice President, Head of Data Governance

Nate Rackiewicz

Chief Data Officer

Vinay Rao

General Mills
Data, AI Executive Leader

Sol Rashidi

Estee Lauder
Chief Analytics Officer

Alex Rosenthal

Guardian Life Insurance
Head of Enterprise Data and Data Platforms

Krishna Shah

International Flavors & Fragrances
Chief Data Officer

Tembi Sibanda

Head of Data & Analytics Platform, Governance & Operations

Siddharth Swaroop

Bed Bath & Beyond
VP, Enterprise Data, BI & Analytics

Kendell Timmers

New York Times
SVP, Head of Data and Insights Group

Joe Vellaiparambil

Equitable Financial
Chief Data and Analytics Officer

Vijay Venkatesan

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Chief Analytics Officer

David Wright

BNY Mellon
Chief Data Officer, Data & Analytics Solutions

Sean Yazdi

GAF Materials / Building Materials
VP, Data Management and Analytics

Jim Young

Global Chief Data Officer, General Insurance

Risë Zaiser

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
US Chief Data Officer

“In the past couple of months, Houston virtual CDO events have been a fantastic source of communication and networking with peers. Covid-19 has thrown us a lot of social challenges, but thanks to Evanta and their conscientious efforts, virtual boardrooms and roundtables are here to stay.”


Upcoming Programs


August 25, 2022 | 1 hour

New York CDO Virtual Town Hall

Leading with Data — Propelling Organizational Success

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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September 20, 2022 | an evening

New York CDO Inner Circle

Blackbarn Restaurant

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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November 30, 2022 | 1 day

New York CDO Executive Summit

Etc. Venues 360 Madison

Walk away from this peer-led program with new connections and with actionable insights.

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