Director of Emerging Technologies, North America - ThoughtWorks
Zhamak Dehghani works with ThoughtWorks as the director of emerging technologies in North America, with a focus on distributed systems and data architecture, and a deep passion for decentralized technology solutions.
She founded the concept of Data Mesh in 2018, a shift in analytical data management toward data decentralization, and since has been implementing the concept and evangelizing it in the wider industry.
Zhamak serves on multiple tech advisory boards including ThoughtWorks and contributes to the creation of ThoughtWorks Technology Radar. Zhamak has worked as a technologist for over 20 years and has contributed to multiple patents in distributed computing communications, as well as embedded device technologies.