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Albert Mercadal Playa

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Head of Advanced Analytics & Big Data Center of Excellence Fujitsu EMEIA

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Albert is responsible for the Advanced Analytics practice, as well as the CoE in Advanced Analytics & Big Data (based in Madrid) at Fujitsu for the EMEIA Region. In his role, Albert leads several projects around Data Science and Big Data technologies for different sectors & markets.
Before joining Fujitsu in 2017, Albert worked as COO for the Big Data Spanish Start-up Synergic Partners that was acquired by Telefonica in 2015. Albert has worked in the field of Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Analytics for over seven years.
Albert holds a BSc and MSc degree in Civil Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, a Master’s Degree in Strategic Project Management from the IE Business School and Global Management Program from the IESE Business School.
When not working, Albert likes to spend his time sharing a bottle of wine with friend or family, as well as sharing some good food. If possible, somewhere outside of the city while he is trying to figure out what the world looks like outside his daily life or a computer!

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