Strategic Advisory Board Member

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Matt Looney, Director, Data Science & Enterprise Architecture

Eastman Chemical Company


Matt Looney, Director of Data Science and Enterprise Architecture at Eastman Chemical Company, has been with the Eastman for 25 years.  Matt graduated from the University of Louisville with degrees in Engineering Mathematics and Computer Science.

The Data Science side of Matt’s organization includes Eastman's Applied Statistics group, the Operation Research group, the Business Analytics function, and the Business Intelligence team. 

The Enterprise Architecture side of Matt’s organization includes the Corporate IT Architects, the various enterprise systems administration teams (SAP Basis, Database Admins, Application Integration, and Office 365), and the centralized IT development functions (including responsibility for Eastman’s IT organization in Hyderabad, India).

Matt has a passion for how information technology is transforming our world, and how Eastman can/should leverage emerging technology to out-think and out-execute our competition.  Although much of the history of IT has been focused on efficiency and automation, he believes it will be our ability to foster, amplify, and aggregate human insight that will set Eastman apart.

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