Data Science | Data Engineering

PG Cert in Data Science, 30 years of SQL. Over 24 years Financial Services experience, Consultancy in dozens of different industry sectors.

Business Intelligence

MSc Business Intelligence, ETL Development, Data Cleansing and Reconciliation. Kimball and Inmon.

SQL Server | Data Platform | Big Data

Design, Development, System/Database Architecting, HADR, Troubleshooting, Performance Tuning, Mentoring, Migration etc.

Over 24 years of Financial Services experience (Debt Management, Investment, Retail and Commercial Banking) performing Database Design, System Architecture, Consultancy, HADR and Troubleshooting, ETL Development, Data Engineering and Business Intelligence on both Operational Data Stores and Data Warehouses primarily using Microsoft SQL Server (T-SQL, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS); proficient in using Kimball or Inmon approaches and using Data Vault. 3 years of Retail experience and 3 of heavy engineering. Comfortable working alone or in a team using Agile, Waterfall or CRISP-DM.

Presented on many technical topics around SQL Server, Big Data, CAP Theorem and LAMBDA architectures, HADOOP, MongoDB, and GPU programming using C# with CUDA. Thesis on Predictive Analytics using weather and grocery data for Sainsburys.

Master’s degree in Business Intelligence, PG Certificate in Data Science. Fellow of the British Computer Society.

Code in F#, C#, R, PHP, Python and T-SQL.

Founder member of SQL Bits, SQL Relay, UK SQL Server User Group and Developer Developer Developer. Received the SQL Server/Data Platform MVP award from Microsoft yearly since 1998. Have presented to thousands over the past 19 years through user groups and conferences.