First 90 Days Report

First 90 Days: Chief Data Officer (CDO)

Before You Strike A Pose For That New Corporate Headshot, Read This

September 11th, 2023
With contributors:
Aaron Katz , Fayzan Sabri , Jen Barton


A chief data officer (CDO) has executive responsibility over an organization’s data value chain. This report outlines key activities that incoming CDOs should focus on completing in their first 90 days and references relevant Forrester research to help ease the transition and accelerate success.

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