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David Furlonger
Distinguished VP Analyst I
20 years at Gartner
30 years IT Industry

David Furlonger is a VP and Gartner Fellow. Mr. Furlonger works primarily with CEOs, senior business leaders and CIOs. His research focus is as a futurist, analyzing how long-term business and technology trends strategically impact industries and organizations. He also co-leads Gartner's blockchain Centre of Excellence. His specific research areas include: developing Gartner's Annual CEO and CIO Surveys, the future of the financial services industry, innovation, digital business and blockchain. He is an accomplished and frequent keynote speaker and workshop leader with extensive international experience. Read Full Bio

Can you Afford U$90m for a Piece of Art?

by dfurlong  |  August 18, 2019

2018 saw a record year for art prices, sales volumes and auction sales. Christies had their best year in history with over U$7bn in art sales. Sotherby’s sales increased 16% on the previous year. These are astounding numbers and one piece in particular – David Hockney’s 1972 Portrait of an Artisht (Pool with two figures) […]

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