About Walid el Abed

Dr. Walid el Abed is the Founder President of Global Data Excellence. He is a globally renowned expert and visionary in the fields of Data Governance, Data Quality, Data Conversion, Metadata and Master Data Management. For more than 14 years, Walid has defined and implemented data strategies within global organizations through data quality and data governance implementations to achieve business excellence. His frameworks and methodologies are unique, delivering tangible value from high quality data. He is also a recognized international speaker and delivers training, seminars and conferences on Data Excellence from vision to value generation. Prior to founding Global Data Excellence, Walid was Business Excellence Manager at NestlŽ headquarters, based in Switzerland.