Brian Pivar is currently the Sr. Director of Data and Analytics at Kraft Heinz. He joined Kraft Heinz in Oct 2018, to build out and lead the data and analytics organization with a focus on becoming the best data and analytics team in the food and beverage industry in the next 5 years. The team he is building out includes: data engineers, data scientists, business intelligence engineers, and business analysts. Prior to Kraft Heinz Brian spent 2 years at Amazon as the head of data and analytics at Amazon Restaurants. Previous to that Brian was a relatively early Uber employee where he managed numerous business intelligence & analytics teams before becoming head of strategy for the pacific northwest.