Lynda Gammell

Executive Vice President, Retailer Consumer Data Cloud, IRI

Focus and Expertise:

  • Strategic Consumer Insight Solutions
  • Big Data Analytics Platforms and Data Structures
  • Retailer and Shopper Solutions
  • Data Management, Cloud and Software Solutions
About Lynda Gammell


Lynda has more than 25 years’ experience in leveraging big data and predictive technology to accelerate revenue growth. In her current role, Lynda is responsible for leading the program management of IRI’s Retailer Consumer Data Cloud, a 350-million-cardholder big data platform fueling IRI’s Insights, Targeting and Activation, and Measurement and Optimization solutions.

Lynda has held a number of key roles at IRI. Most recently, she led the Solutions and Innovations (SI) team in Europe for six years, defining, developing and executing the portfolio of IRI solutions for international clients.  In that role, she also had responsibility for IRI’s Analytic Center of Excellence — the 200-expert-strong team that delivers advanced analytic capabilities.

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