Andrew Salesky

Andrew Salesky

Job Title: SVP, Global Data Officer

Company: Charles Schwab

Andrew Salesky is Schwab’s Global Data Officer, leading a function focused on leveraging data to create competitive advantage.  Andrew has been with Schwab for 19 years.

Prior to his leadership of Global Data, Andrew led several established and start up organizations within Schwab.  He led Schwab’s branch network,  field and client facing platforms (including, and the launch of Schwab Private Client as well as Schwab Independent Branch Services (Schwab’s entry into the franchising of retail branches).  Andrew was a Senior Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Co. prior to joining Schwab.

Andrew has an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he was an Arjay Scholar.  He also holds a BS and MS in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University.  He lives in San Rafael with his wife and 2 teen age children.

Speaking at the following:

4.00pm - 4.45pm
Keynote Confab: Delivering on Innovation – How can you Demonstrate the Value of your Data Office and Have Meaningful Cognitive Impact Across Your Enterprise?

• Identifying the ideal mix of ‘offensive’ & ‘defensive’ measures a data leader must pursue in order to move beyond volume, velocity and variety to the fourth ‘V’; Value • Data as a source of innovation – utilizing your information to out-compete your opponents • Building partnerships to deliver impact – Ensuring tight linkage with… Read more.

11.30am - 12.15pm
Confab Group 1A: Blurred lines? Positioning the CDO office in the wider organization

• Given the emerging nature of the CDO role, what are the options for the reporting lines of the position? • How does a CDO’s reporting lines impact their effectiveness? • Are we seeing a convergence as to where CDOs should report, or do different organizational needs produce different optimal structures?