Pat Saporito is a senior director in the Global Center of Excellence for Analytics, where she helps customers improve their business performance. Prior to SAP she led Teradata’s Insurance & Healthcare Consulting Team and was Director, META Group’s Insurance Research Service. She has over 20 years in analytics, data warehousing and information mgmt. Pat is on the faculty of the International Institute for Analytics, co-founded by Tom Davenport. She speaks frequently at industry conferences and is a regular contributor to Best Review Technology Insights column as well as SAP Decision Factor Blog. Pat holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation. She is the author of the books “Applied Insurance Analytics" (Pearson, plc/FT Press) and "Applied Insurance Analytics: A Framework for Driving More Value from Data, Technologies & Tools" (Pearson/FT Press). Both are available on Amazon in print and electronic versions.