Majd Izadian is co-founder and CEO of Zendeux Business Data Solutions. He has held leadership positions in Fortune 100 and 500 companies and startups. His international business experience includes engagements in China, Malaysia, Singapore, New Zealand, Netherlands, England, and France. Previous to his current role, Majd served as Chief Data Steward at Ingram Micro. He also managed Data Governance and Quality programs at Cisco Systems where he established the Enterprise Data Certification program, training, and Federated Data Governance at global and local levels. Majd practices data management from a contextual perspective; he appreciates the ability to communicate intent in what we do and what we like to know; thus making it relevant in all disciplines. Majd developed the Industry Data Management Audit (IDMA) as well Zendeux Data Management Framework (ZDMF)from this perspective. Majd has over 19 years of IT experience in diverse industries such as High Tech, Supply Chain, Corporate Real Estate, Manufacturing, Medical, and as a data management educator, educating over 600 senior professionals worldwide. Majd holds a Master’s Degree in Physics and a Bachelor’s Degrees in Mathematics and Engineering Physics. Whether Majd is looking for intent in business or his children, his favorite phrase is, “Don’t tell me what you want, tell me what you need!” Majd and his family live in Orange County, California.
Harold “Pete” Anderson is co-founder and SVP of Operations at Zendeux Business Data Solutions. In his role, he oversees the execution of Zendeux’s short and long term operational strategies. Pete rolls up his sleeves to gain comprehensive knowledge of each client and situation and combines that with his experience in an extensive portfolio of business and technical roles in Fortune 100 companies and startups to implement relevant solutions. His previous roles included: Director of Master Data Management at Ingram Micro, Associate Consultant at Eli Lilly, Sr. Marketing Consultant at Dell, and others. Pete has over 13 years of IT experience in a variety of industries such as Pharmaceutical, Supply Chain, Computer Manufacturing, Legal, and others. Pete holds an MBA from University of Southern California with concentrations in Marketing and Information Systems and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Mathematics from UC Santa Cruz.