Chief Digital Officer
Alex Contreras is the CDO of Synergy Wound Technology.
Alex is a Digital Transformation Leader with over 25 years of consulting experience assisting Life Sciences and Financial Services with Strategic Transformation applying Disruptive Technologies - Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Intelligent Automation, Cybersecurity, Cloud, and User Experience Design. Alex has deep domain expertise in Pharma, Bio-Pharma and Med Tech in the areas of Commercial, R&D and Compliance.
Alex has served as a principal at ZS Associates where he was a senior member of the global business technology team, and the leader of the big data and data sciences practices. He also served as the global client service lead for the Amgen account, managing a diverse and complex portfolio of engagements.
Specific contributions include:
Developed the i3 framework and capabilities to unlock the value of data: Insight Generation, Insight Integration, and Insight Interpretation.
Business value creation in the areas of Commercial, Product Development, Scientific Affairs and R&D applying Analytics, Big Data and Digital Strategies.
Applied disruptive technologies, achieving significant cost reduction and efficiency in data processing. Led team in developing the Enterprise Data Lake vision and solution to explore structured and unstructured data for making strategic real time decisions that were not possible in the past.
Develop a set of strategic capabilities to capitalize on the integration of sales and marketing data.
Grew and developed an account team to more than 300 dedicated Insights, Analytics and Technology experts.
Active thought and practice leader, organized the ZS Big Data and Data Science roundtables, keynote speaker for TDWI and Big DIP conferences.