Joseph Thekkath

Director of Data Ops, BI & AI/ML

The Joint Commission, USA

Joseph Thekkath currently serves as the Director of Data Ops, BI & AI/ML at The Joint Commission, a prominent healthcare accreditation organization based in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, USA. With a tenure spanning almost 2 Years, Joseph has been instrumental in shaping TJC’s data-driven initiatives and modernizing its technology landscape.

Joseph spearheads the creation and execution of the overall data strategy for all TJC(TJC\JCR\JCIA\NQF) organizations. He drives the modernization of TJC’s technology stack for Advanced Analytics, Data Lake (as a single version of truth), and ensures seamless support for existing Azure ML Studio, Databricks, and Power BI for cloud-based reporting. Joseph’s leadership significantly contributes to TJC’s mission of advancing healthcare quality and safety through data-driven insights and innovation.

Previously, Joseph held positions as the Head of Platform Engineering at Molson Coors, AVP of Global Data Governance at HSBC, and Vice President of Business Intelligence and Analytics at Wintrust.