Carl Farrell
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Executive Vice President, SAS Americas

Farrell builds a culture of innovation and customer focus in his international team of more than 1,500 professionals in 30 countries. As the chief architect behind the long-term vision and operational strategy for the Americas, Carl delivers consecutive revenue growth founded on effective execution, customer retention and pursuing new markets.

Recent Posts

Event stream processing: a life raft in the data deluge

Do you ever have stress dreams? You know, where you’re taking an exam for which you haven’t studied, or you’re forced to wait tables in ... Read More

The best gift for retailers this season: analytics

It’s that time of year again, and I have retail on my mind. Not only because we’re reaching the peak of the holiday buying season, ... Read More

Fighting fraudsters

You might assume that a battle-tested businessman with a gruff exterior and a taste for salty language lacks an inner child, but you’d be wrong. ... Read More

Energized about energy

I’ve been told I have rocks for brains before, but right now I have rocks on the brain – the kind that are millions of years ... Read More

Analytics: the prescription for health care

The US health care industry is always getting a bad rap. It takes heat for being too expensive or not efficient enough or just too ... Read More

Baskets full of benefits from analytics

With as much as I travel, I have to confess that I’ve become a bit of a food snob. And for good reason, I might ... Read More

From Santa to SAS, Macy’s delights customers

Rowland H. Macy was a shrewd businessman. Bearing a red star tattoo on his hand – the same iconic star that now adorns his chain ... Read More

These shoes were made for walking

As head of SAS Americas, I walk a lot. In and out of meetings, onto planes, sometimes over competitors and always into Jim Goodnight’s office ... Read More