Chief Technical Officer
CIO Award Finalist 2021 ()
Bryson Koehler is leading the technology transformation of Equifax, a global data,
analytics and technology company. As a vision-driven, no-nonsense leader, he
inspires his global technology teams to build products and services that create data
insights – empowering customers and partners to make more informed decisions.
He is recognized for creating positive change within an organization through
innovative technology and relentless relationship building.
Previously, Mr. Koehler drove efforts to bring IBM Watson together with a full suite of
cloud native capabilities as a common platform aimed at providing world-class,
developer-friendly cognitive tools. These efforts culminated in the relaunch of IBM
Watson and Cloud Platform. Additionally, he was chief technology and information
officer at The Weather Channel Companies (TWCC) before it was acquired in 2015 by
He is an active member of his community. He helps shape Georgia’s technology
community by serving on the boards of directors for the Technology Association of
Georgia (TAG) and the Atlanta Chief Information Officer (CIO) Advisory Board.
Mr. Koehler also sits on the board of directors for Atlanta Habitat for Humanity, which is
now one of the largest affordable, single-family housing developers in Atlanta, and the
board and Technology and Data Committee of Realogy, a leading provider of
residential real estate services.
He holds bachelor’s degrees in political science and communications from the
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.