Sol Rashidi, Chief Analytics Officer, Estée Lauder

Sol Rashidi, Estée Lauder

Chief Analytics Officer
Despite the importance of data and analytics, managing data science teams present a range of opportunities and ...
Chief Analytics Officer, Estée Lauder
Industry Analyst, CXOTALK


Sol Rashidi currently holds 7 patents, with 21 filed in the Data & Analytics space and is a keynote speaker at several technology conferences speaking on various topics such as Machine Learning, Data & Analytics, and Emerging Operating Models for organizations taking on transformations in the D&A space. Prior to joining Estee Lauder as their Chief Analytics Officer, Sol was the Chief Data & Analytics Officer for Merck, EVP and CDO for Sony Music, and Chief Data & Cognitive officer for Royal Caribbean.

Goal oriented and a team player, Sol believes in uncomplicating the complicated and cultivating environments that are innovative, driven, and collaborative. Sol has a unique ability in bridging the gap between Business and IT, her deep understanding of multiple functional disciplines (i.e. change management, enterprise data, application architecture, process re-engineering, sales, etc.) enables her to drive change by articulate the need for change in organizations that otherwise wouldn’t evolve.

Sol played NCAA Water Polo and Rugby for Cal on the Women’s National Rugby Team for several years, and completed the Ironman.

Previously Worked

Chief Data and Cognitive Officer, Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Ltd.

Recent Content from Sol Rashidi

How to Manage Data and Analytics Teams?

Despite the importance of data and analytics, managing data science teams present a range of opportunities and challenges. We speak with Sol Rashidi, Chief Analytics Officer at Estee Lauder, who explains various types of data and offers advice on managing analytics teams.

Royal Caribbean: AI and Digital Transformation in the Cruise Line Industry

Digital transformation is affecting businesses everywhere, even “floating cities” in the middle of the ocean. Sol Rashidi, Chief Data and Cognitive Officer at Royal Caribbean, tells Michael Krigsman of CXOTalk how the cruise line industry is changing, how data and AI are shaping travel, and more.
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