Raphael (Rafi) Ezry
VP and Partner
Advanced Analytics Practice
Global Business Services
Rafi Ezry serves as a Global Business Services (GBS) VP and Partner leading the worldwide Advanced Analytics Practice. In this role, Mr. Ezry partners with clients across sectors and geographies to realize value by linking analytics innovations to deliberate, practical, and sustainable enterprise transformation.
Prior to joining GBS, Mr. Ezry served as Director in the Business Performance Services group at IBM CHQ. He led a global team focused on application of advanced analytics to support IBM’s roadmap. Mr. Ezry partnered with IBM’s c-suite to address high-priority initiatives in sales, workforce, finance, and risk. He has hands-on experience in effectively building and scaling successful corporate analytics team.
Prior to joining IBM, Mr. Ezry has 15+ years of experience in general management, sales, operations, and corporate development. Mr. Ezry built and led a $60+ million US Cellular Service Provider delivering 10% month-over-month growth and leading industry KPIs. He has direct experience in competitive positioning, commercial launches, channel strategy, and M&A.
Mr. Ezry holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Columbia Business School, and a Bachelor in Science (BSc) in Industrial Engineering from Tel Aviv University. He graduated all programs with honors.
Mr. Ezry was born in Romania and is a dual citizen of the United States and Israel. He currently resides in New York City.