After a Ph.D. in Particle Physics and 10 years at the University of Geneva studying the creation of the Universe, Patrick spent the next decade driving business insights at eBay and Motorola Mobility.
At eBay, he led significant improvements in marketing effectiveness by developing methods to measure incremental sales, and by running large scale experiments on Internet marketing channels.
He joined Motorola Mobility in 2013 to help raise the bar in Analytics and onboard open Google tools and technologies. He was a Senior Director of Engineering and the Area Tech Lead for Analytics within the Apps & Services organization.
He is married with two kids (one with gluten intolerance) and enjoys his town of Sarasota, FL, where he created Deglon Consulting to help companies transition to the 4th Industrial Revolution.