Managing Director, Head of Data Lake Commercialization, IHS MarkitMr. Zolan is responsible for the business and commercial strategy for the Data Lake product suite, which provides the ability to combine data sets with advanced analytics to deliver new business insights.
Prior to joining IHS Markit, he was Head of Market Data Services at Millennium Management where he was responsible for locating and managing all data acquired by the hedge fund. Prior to Millennium, he spent 12 years at BlackRock in a variety of roles. His most recent role was the Global Head of Index and Data Solutions, responsible for developing BlackRock's index and data strategy as well as managing all data acquired by the asset manager. Earlier in his tenure he led a legal team responsible globally for all vendor contracting.
Mr. Zolan earned his J.D. from University of Colorado School of Law, US and holds a B.A. in Government and Business from Skidmore College, US.
- Financial Services
- Advanced analytics
- Data lake
- Data science