Vendor Management Seen as Key To Data Management

Strapline: Data Management


Panelists agreed that data managers and vendor managers must work together closely in order to secure the best results for end-user firms, but disagreed about whether vendor managers need to be better educated about their customers' reference data needs, during a discussion on the topic at FISD's Paris conference this month.

One of the panelists, Julia Sutton, Deutsche Bank's head of customer data, says that vendor managers often lack understanding of particular types of reference data, such as