The Fizz by Soda: In Conversation with Gu Xie, Head of Data Engineering at Group 1001
Gu is passionate about transforming organizations with data analytics, leveraging the modern data stack to deliver game-changing data infrastructure that enables teams to be more productive, deliver operational efficiencies, while knowing and trusting the data they use. Gu is currently Head of Data Engineering at Group 1001 and with his experience at PIMCO and Avanade, he has been the catalyst for building data platforms and rearchitecting data strategies to drive revenue and performance.
In this conversation Gu and Koen, Head of Customer at Soda, discuss how every business can:
- build a modern data stack to increase productivity and operational efficiency
- create the flywheel effect that accelerates the next business outcome
- enable the ‘10x’ data engineer and analyst to be free and spend more time on discovering new insights and delivering more value.
Gu will share key wins and lessons learned throughout his career, with key takeaways including how to decrease time to value and increase success, through data.