Peter Jackson

Chief Data and Analytics Officer

Peter is Chief Data and Analytics Officer at Exasol, and a Director of Carruthers & Jackson founded in 2018 with his co-author Caroline Carruthers. Prior to this Peter was Group Director, Data Sciences at Legal and General and also held the position as CDO of LGIM (L&G Investment Management). Before joining L&G Peter was Chief Data Officer at Southern Water after a period as Head of Data at The Pensions Regulator (TPR). Before joining TPR Peter spent 17 years providing data strategy consultancy across the not for profit sector, financial services and FMCG, working with large multi-national organisations and blue chip brands. Peter is a specialist in Data Strategy, Data Technologies, Master Data Management Strategies, Data Governance Frameworks, GDPR and Data Science. Peter is the co-author of ‘The Chief Data Officer’s Playbook’ published by Facet November 2017, ‘Data-Driven Business Transformation’ published in March 2019 by Wiley and 2nd edition ‘The Chief Data Officers Playbook’ published 2020. Peter is an international speaker on Data, Artificial Intelligence, Innovation and business transformation and co-founded the Chief Data Officers’ Summer School which has an international alumni of 1000+.

Data Talks Conference

24th November 2021

09:00 - 09:10


11:50 - 12:10

Hello Halo Data

As data professionals we have all worked with metadata and understand its importance and value. The first definition of ‘meta data’ for computer systems came out of MIT in 1967, since then the world of data and metadata has evolved and exploded. It’s time for a new definition and understanding that goes beyond a definition that is over 50 years old. Hello to Halo data.


14:00 - 14:30

Panel Debate: Lunchtime Roundup

16:40 - 17:00

Closing Address