About Brian

Brian Murrow has been on the leading edge of advanced and cognitive analytics for over 25 years. Brian specializes in evaluating, developing, and implementing Big Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence solutions for operations, risk, compliance, and financial reporting across multiple sectors and industries, including financial services, government regulators, and nonprofits. 

Brian uses his unique cross-industry/regulator experience and insights to develop and deliver analytics solutions that meet both strategic business and regulatory compliance objectives, all geared towards bottom-line growth. Recent examples of his implemented solutions include:

  • Integration of advanced analytics and artificial intelligence with business process automation (BPA) 
  • Enterprise Data Management (EDM) & Risk Data Aggregation (RDA)
  • Insider Trading Surveillance programs
  • Governance, Risk management, and Compliance (GRC) and issue management systems
  • Big Data Analytics EDW implementations
  • Banking and Financial Market Policy Recommendations
  • Software sales alliances

Brian has Co-founded, advises, and invests in early-stage through mid-size businesses, developing strategy and integrating operational IT, advanced analytics, AI, and machine learning into core service offerings. This includes advising an early-stage VC portfolio and managing $150M private investment portfolio as Chief Investment Officer and Principal. 

To support future business and analytics leaders and the furtherance of analytics research, Brian is an Adjunct Professor and Faculty Member at the George Washington University where he works with graduate students in the Business School's Masters in Business Analytics program teaching the capstone Business Analytics Practicum course.   

In addition, Brian speaks regularly at industry conferences, publishes, is quoted in the media, and appears on business-oriented television programming, and hosted a regular series of interviews with executives, "Conversations on Big Data," where he explores best practices and lessons learned as they relate to the successful application of big data analytics. He regularly shares these successful case studies in his blog, "Strategic Analytics."

Brian earned his BA in Economics from the University of Maryland at College Park and his MBA in Business Economics from The George Washington University. He frequently speaks and writes on topics related to technology, strategy, and management. All views are strictly his own.