Josep is a consultant, research analyst, entrepreneur and professor who has helped many companies to create competitive advantages based on data. He believes that the combination of data, models, technology and experience is the ultimate combination to crack everyone’s passion and purpose. He is the CDSO (Chief Data Science Officer) of the Institute of Passion.
His expertise comprises data technologies, methodologies and strategies and how they can be applied to solve business problems, improve decision-making, discover hidden insights, validate business hypothesis and create data products. He is the founder and CEO of Delfos Research and collaborates at City_EX. He complements his professional career with a passion for higher education being professor at IE Business School and Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) among other institutions.
He is author of many articles, academic notes and books related to his professional expertise. His know-how is the result of developing consultancy and research projects for multiples industries. His interests focus on the adoption, implementation and use of data strategies and their impact on organizations, processes, and people.
Born in Spain and married to an Argentinian. He currently lives in UK with his family.
Josep holds a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics, a MSc (Hons) in Business Intelligence, and a MSc (Hons) in IT Management, as well as a top tier MBA. Josep aims to deeply understand how organizations are developing successful big data strategies by conducting research in the field of Technology & Management as part of a PhD.
Josep’s motto in life is: “All data models are wrong by definition, some are useful. Let’s use them wisely.”