eCapital Advisors Enlists Felix Chen to Lead Data and Analytics
Bloomington, MN, Dec. 21, 2022—eCapital Advisors has named Felix Chen its new leader of Data and Advanced Analytics. He will focus on directing the data and analytics teams, projects, and AI/ML solutions and will manage and enhance related technologies.
In the past ten years, Chen has guided data and analytics teams for several Fortune 500 companies, including Ernst & Young, T-Mobile, and The Walt Disney Company. Most recently, he served as Vice President and Partner at Genpact.
“Felix’s expertise and analytics leadership experience make him a great fit here at eCapital Advisors. We are excited to have him join the team and ready to continue driving our analytics business growth,” said Steve Whinnery, Chief Executive Officer at eCapital Advisors. “He brings decades of expertise leading data and analytics teams with an open-door style of leadership, impressive diligence, and extensive knowledge of technologies from data science to data mining, data warehousing, and more.”
Over his 26-year career, Chen has directed enterprise technical projects at Fortune 100 companies, overseen teams of consultants across the media, telecom, insurance, financial, CPG and healthcare industries, and has six years at the helm of data and analytics teams, including three at a Big4 firm. His wide breadth of experience includes executive oversight and delivery of data and analytics programs, with specialties in cloud computing and enterprise data lake migration; Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) for data mining; advanced analytics; business intelligence; and client/server and large-scale relational database design with Cloud migration.
“eCapital is the right size company for me to drive meaningful impact from a data and analytics perspective,” Chen said. “The core of me—what I love doing—is building data and analytics teams into modern tech stacks and looking across the broader spectrum to find the best fitting tools and technologies to serve our customers. I have that opportunity with eCapital Advisors.”