Jo Coutuer

Jo Coutuer

Job Title: Chief Data Officer - Member of the Executive Committee

Company: BNP Paribas Fortis

Jo Coutuer is the Chief Data Officer and member of the Executive Committee for BNP Paribas Fortis, based in Brussels. BNP Paribas Fortis is the leading Belgian retail and corporate bank, with a very diversified set of financial activities and services. Prior to joining BNP Paribas Fortis, Jo lead the strategic growth initiative for Analytics at Deloitte Belgium. Prior to that, Jo co-founded Numius, a leading business intelligence company in the Belgian market. Jo believes in Advanced Analytics as a driver for Value from Data but he sees Enterprise Data Management as the essential condition to tap that value. Jo considers interpersonal relations and intense communication between business partners key to successful and long lasting business ventures.

Speaking at the following:

2.45pm - 3.30pm
CDO-X Session 3: Chief Data Officer As A Critical Role In Supporting Digital Transformation

Defining the paradoxical nature of data growth and digital transformation. Are they two sides of the same coin. Defining the relationship between Chief Digital Officers and Chief Data Officers and establishing whether there will be any convergence or divergence in the near future. Understand the opportunities for leveraging data to capitalise on new growth opportunities… Read more.

12.45pm - 1.15pm
Panel Discussion: Data Democratisation & Empowering Colleagues To Leverage Data To Improve The Bottom-Line

Discussing the argument of centralisation versus decentralisation and the benefits of moving beyond a centralised data function and working towards the distributed use of data analytics across an organisation. Fostering grass roots creativity and innovation through data experimentation exercises and transformation by ingraining data into the very DNA of an organisation. Using data to encourage… Read more.