Dan Cowan

Senior Director Data Advisory & Services

Dan leads E78's efforts in developing cloud-scale insights, integrations, and automations across enterprises. Leveraging two decades of experience, he builds teams of empowered problem solvers. Together, they endeavor to help clients develop and achieve the most challenging of technical roadmaps.

As an innovative problem solver, he consistently assembles all-star talented teams specializing in business systems & subject matter expertise. Simply put, his teams bridge business insights and data gaps, unlocking hard to reach data coveted by business leaders.

Prior to joining E78 Partners, Dan was recruited as the leader of Database Engineering and Administration at Rackspace Inc., a global leader in multi-cloud servicing. His acute business acumen flourished early with a focus on global supply chain food & beverage manufacturing with IBP, Inc. He has also served as an SAP Global BI Lead for Commercial Metals, a Fortune 200, multi-national global steel manufacturing & trading company.

While leading innovations for highly regulated corporate organization is rewarding, Dan thoroughly enjoys developing solutions for underserved markets and disrupting entrenched, outdated technology. Assimilating desperate systems often provides pivotal flexibility growing organizations value along their journey. These opportunities enable leaders to make more informed decisions unencumbered from legacy technology-limiting noise.

Dan is an Alumni from Texas A&M University school of Agriculture & Life Sciences with a bachelor's in Animal Science (industry). His family is his greatest joy, and you will usually find them spending time outdoors.

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