I am a 33-year-old management consultant and software developer based in London, United Kingdom. I specialise in workforce analytics, data mining & acquisition as well as having a broad set of frontend and backend development skills.
I hold a keen interest in web and software development, with a particular interest in machine learning. I have experience using a wide variety of programming languages, however, I am most competent coding in:
I also have experience developing in a number of well-known business intelligence software packages. I am proficient at turning large sets of data into useful and easy to interpret reporting as well as providing insightful recommendations to solve different problems.
Platforms: Microsoft, Linux & OSX
Business Intelligence: Microstrategy, Qlikview, SAP & Business Objects
Big Data: Hadoop & Splunk
My 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.
As a keen developer and analyst I try to solve problems with automated systems which can act both intelligently and efficiently with data. Some of these projects have served as demonstrations or have required me to enhance my skills in very specific ways. Listed below are a number of examples:
I 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, Tanzania, Argentina & the Philippines in recent years.