Scott Lundstrom to Head IDC Government Insights as New Group Vice President

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., November 12, 2013 – IDC Government Insights today announced that longtime IDC thought leader Scott Lundstrom will lead the IDC Government Insights team as the new Group Vice President and General Manager.   With more than 30 years of experience, including 8 years as Group Vice President of IDC Health Insights, Mr. Lundstrom is well poised to lead the Government Insights team as the synergies between government and health technologies and trends increase.  An industry veteran focused on the transformative and disruptive nature of technology, Mr. Lundstrom is an expert on the emerging third platform and the radical impact of cloud, analytics, mobility and social media to transform the process and services offered to customers today.

Currently, Mr. Lundstrom serves as the Group Vice President and General Manager of IDC Health Insights and IDC Financial Insights. Prior to joining IDC, Mr. Lundstrom was the Senior Vice President of Research and CTO of AMR Research. Previously, Mr. Lundstrom worked in a variety of commercial software development roles in the development tools, integration, ERP and analytics markets. 

“I am grateful for the opportunity to work more closely with the Government Insights team as we help our clients, across industries, successfully navigate the third platform,” said Scott Lundstrom, Group Vice President & General Manager, IDC Government Insights.  “As we look to 2014, it’s clear that the synergies between health and government IT trends will become even greater.  In this new role, I will leverage my extensive background evaluating the healthcare IT market and key business processes to benefit our government clients as they look to overcome similar challenges and seek best practices to face the next evolution of IT.“

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