AboutI am a 35-year-old management consultant and software developer based in London, United Kingdom. I specialise in data science, workforce analytics & process automation as well as having a broad set of frontend and backend development skills.
SkillsI hold a keen interest in software development and data science; with a particular interest in the practical application of machine learning techniques such as deep neural networks. I also have experience using a wide variety of programming languages and software tools including:
My industry experience in consulting has involved me in some large scale transformation projects including migrating clients to some well-known business intelligence platforms. I am also proficient at turning large data sets into insightful visualisations, telling stories with data and providing clear recommendations to solve complex business problems.
Business Intelligence Platforms: MicroStrategy, Workday, Qlik & SAP Business Objects
Big Data Computation: Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark & Splunk
ExperienceMy work history is varied and includes leading a number of effective project teams, re-engineering ongoing tasks to be more cost efficient and using data to improve decision-making in both the United Kingdom and internationally. Much of my work experience has involved collaborating with a diverse selection of clients and/or departments often balancing their need to achieve the desired outcome quickly with a cohesive strategy to deliver a sustainable & scalable solution.
ProjectsAs a keen developer I try to solve problems with automated systems which can act both intelligently and efficiently with data. Some of those projects have served as demonstrations or have required me to enhance my skills in very specific ways. Listed below are a number of examples:
EducationI have an extensive academic background in the social sciences with a particular fondness for economics and business administration. I enjoy examining, explaining and testing these subjects with formal sciences such as mathematics and computer science.
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
MSc International Business Management
PG Dip Economics
BA (Hons) Business Studies
Outside of work and computing, I try to stay quite active, I can often be found playing football, swimming or snowboarding. I am a season ticket holder at Manchester United and attend music festivals and gigs in my leisure time. I am also extremely fond of travel having visited countries such as Indonesia, Malaysia, Canada, Argentina & India in recent years.