Cox Automotive Names Chief Data Officer
April 15, 2019—Cox Automotive has named Mark Luber to the newly-created role of chief data officer. Luber will report to product officer Marianne Johnson, according to a Cox Automotive press release.
“As the first chief data officer for Cox Automotive, Mark’s key objectives will be to unlock the power of Cox Automotive’s unprecedented data assets, accelerate our journey to become a truly data-driven business, and find new opportunities to monetize data products," Johnson said in a press release.
In this role, Luber will lead the Cox Automotive Data Solutions team, and will be responsible for Cox Automotive’s data strategy, helping uncover new opportunities to monetize existing data and working to bring new data solutions to market.
In addition, he will lead the operations of Cox Automotive’s data business, own the data roadmap, and oversee data governance for the company. Associate vice president of Enterprise Data Product Management Woodson Savage and a team of more than 150 experts in data science, product management, strategy, enablement, operations and analytics will report to Luber.
Luber spent 15 years at LexisNexis Risk Solutions, where he established a long and successful track record of bringing differentiated solutions to market. Most recently, Luber served as senior vice president of global product and analytics for the company, where he revolutionized product-market fit exploration and the application of analytics across the product portfolio.