CXO Tech Council
Vice President - Head of Data
Ashish Agarwal is a business-technology executive, passionate about harnessing the power of Digital and Data, to deliver superior customer experiences and achieve ambitious business goals. Ashish is the Vice President – Head of Data at LendingTree, where he is enabling the business strategy, through strategic use of Data and facilitating a data-driven culture. His responsibilities include, leading the Data/Analytics transformation, by curating the enterprise data strategy and developing innovative data products.
Prior to joining LendingTree, he served as Senior Director – Enterprise Data/Analytics and Digital at Ally Financial. There Ashish was responsible for innovating and leading the Digital channels, modernizing the Data ecosystem, developing fintech partnerships and influencing strategic investments, while building a phenomenally successful engineering centric organization and culture.
Before Ally, Ashish drove business critical Digital and Big Data technology solutions for high performance securities trading and consumer lending platforms, at Bank of America and Fidelity Information services. Ashish regularly speaks at industry conferences and is also an avid agilist.
He enjoys bringing together diverse mindsets, and empowering multi-disciplinary teams, to produce transformational business results. Ashish holds an M.B.A from Georgia State University, M.S. in Computer Science from Kent State University, and is certified in Data Science/Machine Learning from UC Berkeley and Harvard University