Hippolyte Lefebvre, PhD Candidate and Research Associate, University of Lausanne
Hippolyte Lefebvre is a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Business and Economics (HEC), University of Lausanne, and research associate in the Competence Center Corporate Data Quality (CC CDQ), an industry-funded research consortium and expert community with 20 corporate partners (BASF, Bayer, Beiersdorf, Bosch, Nestle, Schaeffler, SAP, Siemens and Tetrapak, among others). Headed by Prof. Christine Legner, the CC CDQ collaborates with industry experts to develop concepts, tools and methods that advance data management. Hippolyte researches and teaches data democratization in enterprises, and thereby investigates how companies can empower a larger number of employees to work with data. His research results have been published in top-tier conferences such as the International Conference on Information Systems or the European Conference on Information Systems. His work experience includes diverse consulting positions at a Big Four company, and a data analyst role at the United Nations.