Andrew Buffone

Andrew is the Director of Data Management at CARFAX Canada and is responsible for data architecture, data governance and analytics for all of CARFAX Canada. Andrew leads all data-related technology initiatives in Canada and works directly with his counterparts at CARFAX US, CARFAX Europe and parent company, IHS Markit. As a data-driven organization in an increasingly competitive landscape, Andrew works with Hitachi Vantara to create a data platform that aligns with his vendor-agnostic multicloud data vision, which will become a market differentiator in his industry. In the past 15 years, Andrew has held business and IT positions in the telecommunications and insurance sector ranging from IT delivery to digital analytics to customer experience. With a heavy focus on data strategy and an appreciation for the customer experience, Andrew has helped establish organizations and teams that focus on data-driven decision-making, and acted as a mediator between IT and business organizations. Focused on innovation and an appreciation of business operations, Andrew’s approach is to deliver a strategy that will advance the company with the resources available.