2019 Strategy Track – Ursula Cottone

Ursula Cottone

Chief Data Officer
Huntington

Strategy Track – The Influence of the Chief Data Office (CDO) on Enterprise Analytics

Ursula CottoneUrsula is responsible for leading the strategic direction, and for building and implementing a sustainable data strategy, for all data management activities to drive business results. She also will be a champion for global data management, governance, and quality and data vendor relationships across the enterprise as the liaison between Technology and all the business segments.

Ursula brings to Huntington more than 24 years of experience in technology, 20 of which have been in the banking industry. Most recently, Ursula was at Citizens Bank where she was the Chief Data Officer for the last 3 years. Prior to that, Ursula was at KeyCorp for 17 years where she held various roles including Chief Administrative Officer for Capital Markets, Shared Services Leader and Chief Data Officer.

Ursula received a Bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University and an MBA from Cleveland State University. In addition, she is a graduate of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking and the University of Chicago Strategic Business Leadership program. Ursula is active in the community and currently serves on the boards of the Centers for Families and Children, Junior League of Cleveland and Leadership Cleveland. Ursula recently relocated to Columbus.

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