CARME ARTIGAS BRUGAL, Founder & CEO – Synergic Partners, a strategic and technological consulting firm founded in 2006 and specialized in Big Data & Data Science. The company, an industry pioneer, was acquired in November 2015 by Telefonica Group, the multinational Telco company, to support the International growth of the consultancy firm and expand its Big Data analytics offering and services.
Carme is a demanded speaker in Big Data conferences, Innovation, e-commerce, Strategy and industry conferences and Data governance conferences, such as Strata Data Conference where she has been a regular speaker for the last 3 years. She was named among Top Women in Data by O’Reilly in 2015. She was recently selected among “Most 30 influential Business Women” by Insights Success, she being the only European women.
Carme is also member of Industry Affiliate Partners at Columbia University NYC Data Science Institute. She is also member of the Innovation Board of CEOE, the most relevant Business Organization in Spain. She is also Ambassador for Spain of Women in Data Science initiative by Stanford University as well as Global Sponsor of the Programme “Women in Leadership” organized by Universitas Telefonica.
Carme Artigas is Master of Science in Chemical Engineering by Instituto Químico de Sarriá in Barcelona and MBA by University Ramon Llull of Barcelona. Also has an Executive Degree in Venture Capital by the Haas School of University of Berkeley in California.
She has more than 20 years of extensive expertise in the telecommunications and IT fields and a broad experience in several executive roles in both private companies as well as governmental institutions.