Business Analytics Expert Leader | Belgium
Piet Olivier has been a Business Analytics expert leader for Sogeti Belgium since 2010. In this role, he is responsible for the development of the Analytics expertise and related in R&D. Piet is the principal architect of several R&D projects of which the Security Big Data project. This project is the first innovation project at Sogeti Belgium, which entails a close collaboration between Sogeti and research centers. Before this role as a Business Analytics expert leader, Piet already had a proven track of 15 years of expertise as a Business Intelligence (BI) consultant. His key asset always was “building bridges” between business and IT, practice and research. Piet graduated in 1993 as a business engineer (major marketing) at K.U. Leuven and obtained in 2009 his master’s degree in Statistics (with honors) at K.U. Brussels. Piet enrolled recently in a PhD program on analytics at Ghent University, to maximize spill-overs between applied research and industry.