Randy Bean

CEO | Founder

Randy Bean is Founder and CEO of NewVantage Partners. He is a recognized industry authority and thought-leader in the areas of Big Data, AI, and business innovation. Randy writes and speaks extensively on the topics of data-driven organizations and data-driven business cultures. He is a contributor to Forbes, Harvard Business Review, MIT Sloan Management Review, and wrote a monthly column on Big Data for the Wall Street Journal for two years. 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 during a 10 year tenure. 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 Management | San Francisco


Elizabeth Black

Chief Administrative Officer | Boston  

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Tom Davenport

Senior Fellow | Advisor


Bill Bain

Senior Partner | Financial Services | AI | San Francisco


Greg Holcombe

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


Paul Bergamo

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


Lisa Wentworth

Senior Partner | Financial Services | Change Management | Boston

Advisory Board

John Bottega

Richard Mucci

Mel Taub

George Overholser

Pete Johnson