Public accounting firm Dixon Hughes Goodman has hired business intelligence and analytics leader Amit Arya as its first chief data officer.
In this new role, Arya will oversee DHG’s data and analytics strategy and advise on enterprise data governance and develop a data-centric decision-making model at DHG to help its operations and clients.
“Amit’s experience in business intelligence and advanced analytics makes him an adept data leader for DHG and our clients,” said John Bowles, DHG chief information and digital officer. “DHG is on a journey to be the Firm of the Future, and the way we approach data is such an important part of our roadmap. We look forward to his leadership as our Chief Data Officer and the insight into innovation that he will provide our clients – helping them achieve their goals by leveraging transformational data, analytics and artificial intelligence.”
Amit has over 14 years of experience in business intelligence and analytics and previously served as insights and analytics leader at a global financial institution and as a leader of analytics and modeling for a regional financial institution.