New York CDO Community

Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CDOs in the New York community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

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

Olga Lagunova

Global Head of Technology

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

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

Karthic Bala

Conde Nast Publications
Global Chief Data Officer

Dora Boussias

Director, Enterprise Architecture & Data Strategy

Krishna Cheriath

VP, Head of Digital, Data and Analytics

Jennifer Curtiss

Freddie Mac
Chief Data Officer

Mukesh Dalal Ph.D.

Stanley Black & Decker
Chief AI Officer

BJ Fesq

Wells Fargo
SVP, Chief Data Officer, Wholesale Bank

Andrew Foster

Deutsche Bank USA
Head of Data Governance - Americas

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 Analytics & Operational Excellence

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

Peter Serenita

Chief Data Officer

Krishna Shah

International Flavors & Fragrances
Chief Data Officer

Tembi Sibanda

Head of Data Strategy & Governance

Siddharth Swaroop

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

Joe Vellaiparambil

Equitable Financial
Chief Data and Analytics Officer

Vijay Venkatesan

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Chief Analytics Officer

Don Vu

Northwestern Mutual
Chief Data Officer

Gordon Wilson

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
Managing Director & Chief Data Officer - Americas Division

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

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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, 2022 | 1 day

New York CDO Executive Summit

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

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