Dion Hinchcliffe Bio

Principal Analyst

Constellation Research



Dion Hinchcliffe is an internationally recognized business strategist, enterprise architect, transformation consultant, analyst, and in-demand keynote speaker. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential figures in social business, digital strategy, and enterprise IT. 


Hinchcliffe is currently chief strategy officer at the online community strategy and development firm 7Summits. He is an industry expert on the topics of digital transformation, digital workplace, social collaboration, Enterprise 2.0, Web 2.0, social business, service-oriented architecture, open business models, digital business, and next-generation enterprises. His thought leadership can be found on ZDNet, InformationWeek, ebizQ, On Digital Strategy, and Enterprise Irregulars. He also coauthored Web 2.0 Architectures for O’Reilly, as well as the best-selling Social Business by Design. Robert Half Technology recently identified Hinchcliffe as one of the top 20 people most mentioned by IT leaders.