Senior Director, Data Engineering and Analytics
Chris brings over a decade of experience in data architecture and modeling, and data pipeline orchestration to Arbela Technologies. The philosophy underlying his work is to understand a client’s business and culture, then help them leverage data to drive decision-making. He leads a team of seasoned consultants and is a passionate advocate for assisting companies as they embark on their digital transformation journey. Chris began his career in the US Air Force where he helped run a predictive preventative maintenance program for fighter aircraft. Since his time in the military, he has worked in a diverse group of industries including intermodal transportation, digital advertising, and social media industries. These experiences have enabled him to leverage Microsoft Azure data platform to design and implement creative solutions for challenges facing a growing enterprise. He specializes in data architecture design and analytics for consumer behavioral data, transportation and demand analysis, but has provided client solutions for consumer goods, high tech manufacturing and biopharmaceutical groups. The solutions he and his team have developed allow companies to gain greater visibility into their business to assist with optimizing operations, reducing costs, engaging customers in unexpected ways, and forecasting impacts of the market.