IE Brown Executive MBA

Adam Braff

Adjunct Lecturer, School of Engineering


Adam Braff has spent more than two decades in executive and advisory positions in the field of data and analytics. He brings extensive operating experience from C-level, EVP, and Managing Director roles leading global analytics and data teams at some of the world’s most data-intensive companies: JPMorgan Chase, DirecTV, Zurich Insurance, and Point72. He has led teams as large as 170 experts for enterprises with up to 60 million customer relationships. Earlier in his career, he was a partner at McKinsey & Company, where he launched the Customer Experience practice and led more than 30 client engagements in six countries and seven industries.

Adam completed the core math and science curriculum at M.I.T. before transferring to Brown University, where he graduated magna cum laude with a degree in linguistics. He received his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he graduated Order of the Coif and served as Executive Editor of the law review.

In parallel with his consulting work, he has taught Business Analytics and Data Visualization and the Capstone course at the graduate level at New York University since 2019.