Global Strategic Business Leader, Analytics,
Manuel Corniel is currently Global Strategic Business Leader, IBM Analytics and is passionate about delivering true value and ROI to clients on both on-premise and cloud data warehouse investments. Prior to this, Manuel had worldwide responsibility for IBM’s hybrid data warehouse and big data appliance business. Manuel has taken on multiple leadership roles with IBM since the acquisition of Informix, including OEM Channel Sales (2003-2004) and WW DB2 Sales (2005-2006). In 2007, Manuel was promoted to WW Informix Sales Leader and in 2010 he took over as WW Sales Leader for Inforsphere Warehouse. He then played a pivotal role for IBM’s Vivisomo acquisition as the BUE in 2012. Prior to his current position, he successfully managed the Industrial Sector business. Among other advanced certifications and coursework, he has a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information Systems from Pace University and Masters in International Business from the University of Miami.