HoChun Ho

Head of Enterprise Data Governance

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Professional Experience

Associated Office


50 South 16th Street,
Philadelphia, PA, 19102

HoChun oversees Data Governance at CBRE. The scope includes global data ownership and stewardship, master data governance, data quality, reference & meta-data management and overall data roadmap. HoChun and his team defined and established the Enterprise Data Governance function, a data framework, the organizational structures, global resources, operating procedures, tools, and change management.  A critical goal is to raise the overall data literacy across the organization and influence people, process, and technology to enable rapid business growth. He also mentors client organizations on overall enterprise data strategy to leverage best practices for corporate real estate data and analytics.

HoChun has over 30 years of experience in data governance, management, and architecture, in commercial real estate, telecommunication, media, insurance, financial services, pharmaceutical, research, and e-commerce. He has implemented data governance, integration and business intelligence in Fortune 100 organizations. He also published and lectured about CRE data solutions. Prior to joining CBRE, HoChun was the head of Enterprise Data Governance & Enablement at JLL. Before that, he was the chief data architect at Comcast/ NBC Universal.


  • Master’s degree in Computer and Information Science from Syracuse University in New York, USA
  • Bachelor’s degree in International Trade and Economics from Soochow University in Taipei, Taiwan

Achievements/ Board positions

OSCRE international is a collaboration of organizations and individuals focused on the development and implementation of real estate standards.
Past president and current member of the Board of Directors

Data Management Association (DAMA) is a non-profit, vendor-independent data management community with chapters around the world. 
Member of the Board of Directors of the DAMA New York Chapter (1997 – 2012)
One of five industry experts invited to be on the DAMA Awards International Advisory Board in 2003