Mario Vellella joins Irion as Principal Advisor: he will be head of the Domain Advisory team. With a Ph.D. degree and over 25 years of experience in Finance, he has also been an advisor, researcher, and executive officer in risk management while collaborating with the Department of Economics and Management of La Sapienza University in Rome.
Author of international scientific publications, Mario is a Domain Expert in Data Governance and integrated risk management. He has honed his competencies as an advisor to multinational companies and within the Italian Post Group. In particular, Dr. Vellella was the Chief Data Officer and Head of the Integrated Risk and Model Validation Analysis Office for BancoPosta. He designed and implemented the advanced model for the operational risk management of the intermediary.
“We are honored and happy to welcome Mario,” says Alberto Scavino, Irion CEO. “His arrival marks another important step in the company’s strategy for growth as an integrated Enterprise Data Management product provider. His combination of experience and skills gained both in business and data management is a perfect match with all our activities. He faces the challenge of developing the new Domain Advisory unit, which we are sure to be a success.”
“After an experience in a U.S.-based international company, I am particularly proud to put my competencies at the service of the best Italian company when it comes to data management,” Vellella emphasized. “Irion provides the perfect environment and culture for the growth of businesses and the European data ecosystem thanks to the Partner Program and the revolutionary declarative approach. To be able to transform into a data-driven company, businesses today need both the technology and experience of those who have faced projects of changing in complex realities. The increase in data volumes and their types requires the companies to build processes, organizational structures, technologies, and methods to ensure full use of this new resource. Just like human and financial capital, it will allow boosting the value of every initiative. That is why I believe my experience and my passion can help Irion’s clients make the most of their data.”