Skip to navigation Skip to main content

Joanna Walker

Global MDM Architect
AstraZeneca

I worked for GSK for 10 years in various roles, including Service Director for Consumer Healthcare BI and Service Director for Corporate Application Services I joined AZ in 2015 as E2E Capability Lead for BI and I I became Global MDM Architect in Jan 2018, having previously managed the transition from Project to Service for the AZ Global Reltio project including the initial data loads for every market, hyper-care, ongoing data loads, data quality, service improvements and data change requests. I now lead the AZ Reltio COE (Centre of Excellence) which is made up of 10 developers, located in UK and India. We deliver MDM changes for AZ Globally including changes of data provider, new market migrations from local solutions to global platform, bug fixes, innovations, enhancement requests from the Business and implementation of Security and IT Best Practices. The skillsets in AZ COE Team include MDM, Java, AWS, Workflow, Web Services, Integration, Architecture and Project Management We have recently delivered projects to use Reltio as Consent MDM for Commercial systems, migrate Canada from local Informatica platform to Reltio and to supply geocodes, from Loqate, so APAC markets can have improved mapping views in Veeva In 2019, US will migrate to Reltio, which means all AZ Markets globally (67 markets in total), will be on the same MDM platform, leveraging standard integrations with core Global Commercial systems (including Veeva, Axtria, Data Hub, Concur etc..)

Joanna Walker