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Randy Bean

CEO | Founder

Randy Bean is Founder and CEO of NewVantage Partners. He is a recognized industry authority and thought-leader in data-driven business leadership.  Randy writes and speaks extensively on the topics of delivering business value from data investments, building a data-driven business culture, and the importance of data ethics.  He is a contributor to Forbes, Harvard Business Review, MIT Sloan Management Review, and author of Fail Fast, Learn Faster: Lessons in Data-Driven Leadership. Prior to founding NewVantage in 2001, Randy was a founding executive at Wheelhouse, a Kleiner Perkins backed CRM firm, Chief Marketing Officer at Veridiem, a Northbridge backed CRM firm, and senior vice president at Harte-Hanks, a pioneer in database marketing and CRM, where he was a member of the operating committee. He began his career in IT and Strategic Planning at Bank of Boston. Randy holds a BA from Washington University in St. Louis.

Partners and Fellows

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John Ahrendt

Senior Partner | Financial Services | Data Strategy | San Francisco

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Andrew Sohn

Senior Partner | Data Management | Atlanta


Paul Bergamo

Senior Partner | Insurance | Healthcare | Data Governance | Digital | Boston


Lisa Wentworth

Senior Partner | Financial Services | Change Management | Boston


Greg Holcombe

Senior Partner | Chief Innovation Officer | Modern Data Architecture | Raleigh

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Tom Davenport

Senior Fellow | Advisor

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