Chief Research Officer
Experience 20+ years
Clint Wheelock is Chief Research Officer at Omdia.
He leads all research operations, including management of the analyst teams as well as client interactions and consulting engagements. Wheelock founded Tractica in 2014 and led the business as a standalone unit prior to its acquisition by Informa in 2018.
Wheelock has an extensive background in market intelligence focused on emerging technologies. Previously, he was founder and president of Pike Research, a leading market intelligence firm focused on the global clean technology industry, which was acquired by Navigant Consulting, after which Wheelock led the rebranded Navigant Research business as its managing director. In this role, he managed all aspects of company operations, including research, sales, marketing, finance, and operations.
Prior to forming Pike Research, Wheelock was chief research officer at ABI Research, vice president at the NPD Group, and research director at In-Stat. Previous positions also include senior product management and strategic marketing roles at Qwest Communications and Verizon Communications, as well as prior experience in management consulting and private investment banking.
Wheelock holds an MBA from the University of Dallas and a BA from Washington & Lee University.