Bill Powell is the Director of Enterprise Architecture for Automotive Resources International (ARI), the largest privately-held fleet management company in the world. Bill is directly responsible for leading the evolution of ARI’s global IT system architecture in support of its business strategy and is currently focused on expanding ARI’s products and services within its European operations. Bill is a passionate analytics advocate with a specialty in coupling in-memory systems with IoT information to drive innovation within the automotive market. He provides keynote speeches on the global stage focusing on how organizations that intertwine analytics with core business functions can create efficiencies, a culture of innovation, and turn customers into raving fans. Bill holds a BS degree in Computing and Technology, summa cum laude, from Drexel University. He is pursuing an Executive MBA at Drexel University and has been recently certified in Big Data and Social Analytics from MIT.