As a senior analyst in the cloud and data center research practice, Vlad focuses on data center compute covering disruptive trends such as the shift to cloud computing, innovations in the Ethernet adapter and server markets, the adoption of Open Compute Project (OCP) equipment and the evolving requirements for efficiency, automation and diversity in compute hardware and silicon.
Before joining IHS Markit, Vlad has held a number of analyst positions at Intel covering client computing, data center and IOT markets. Vlad played a key role in increasing the breadth and depth of Intel’s market knowledge in EMEA, introducing an in-depth PC inventory tracking model, improving the accuracy of Intel’s market and revenue forecasts, and piloting an actionable IOT market model. Vlad’s work served as a central input to Intel sales and marketing VPs when setting sales goals and defining strategy, improving the EMEA revenue plan forecast accuracy by 10%. Vlad also served as a long term coach to EMEA business management group providing expertise in supply chain models, business planning and revenue forecasting.
Vlad holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Management from Aston University.