Conrad Bates
Data is now critical to driving clients’ business models. It is most definitely a core component of value creation for market leaders, no matter their industry.

Conrad Bates

EY Global Advisory Chief Data Officer

Helping clients transform into intelligent information organizations through data and analytics. Disrupting the status quo. Passionate cyclist. Devoted husband and father.

Conrad is EY Global Advisory Chief Data Officer, leading our data agenda, which focuses on driving transformation.

A seasoned business leader with extensive experience across multiple industries, he joined EY as a Partner in 2015 when EY acquired an Australian data and analytics consultancy where he was co-owner and Managing Partner.

Having worked across the globe, he mentors young entrepreneurs in their business ventures and provides business and technology guidance and advice. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business from Victoria University.

How Conrad is building a better working world

“My work focuses on how data and analytics can transform client organizations and drive advantage over the competition.

I have spent my career helping clients formulate an intelligent vision for information, then recommending strategies, goals, and tactics to use data and analytics to improve performance. The focus is always on the outcomes.”