Your Qlik Success – Speakers
|Proactive and solutions-driven Senior Manager with over 20 years experience developing and leading large multi disciplined teams to deliver simultaneous strategic IT and manufacturing programmes/projects. A customer focused, commercially astute agent of change with an impressive record of improving both costings and efficiency within complex global organisations.
|James Richardson is Business Analytics Strategist in Qlik’s Innovation and Design team. Prior to joining Qlik James spent six years as a Gartner analyst covering business intelligence and analytics. During his tenure, as well as advising hundreds of organizations on BI topics, James was the lead author of the Magic Quadrant for BI Platforms and chaired and keynoted Gartner’s European BI summit. Before Gartner, James spent 13 years at BI and performance management software vendor IMRS/Arbor/Hyperion in various roles. Earlier still James worked for Sema Group developing software for industrial control systems (SCADA), and as an advertising copywriter. James was named one of the UK’s Top 50 Data Leaders by Information Age magazine in 2015.
|In 1996 I started my career in IT project management in the electricity industry; I went on to be a project lead for the regulatory review of electricity revenue. In 2005 I moved into the gas industry working for Wales & West Utilities as the Regulation Manager. From 2008 2013 my role included the management of the Health & Safety team, leading a comprehensive & successful £1bn regulatory investment bid as well as heading up the Customer Service & Stakeholder Engagement directorate which included the Call Centre and Complaints team.
Following a mini MBA and as a qualified Price 2 Practitioner, I have been responsible for identifying and leading strategic business change including the implementation of a new company wide Business Intelligence system powered by QlikView turning millions of rows of data into actionable information in under a second.
|Chris Hansford has more than 38 years experience of working in the MOD, both in uniform and as a Civil Servant. Utilising his Asset Management Surveying, Project Management and accountancy skills and experience he has worked as an evangelist for the Defence Infrastructure Organisations on the recently implemented IBM Tririga Integrated Workplace Management System. In his new role as Head of BI Requirements and Planning Chris is using this business knowledge to good effect to provide both MoD Senior Management and DIO Functions with integrated actionable dashboards and reports using his experience with QlikView.
|I am an experienced IT professional currently working as a Pre-Sales Enterprise Architect within the Business Intelligence and Business Discovery sector.I am experienced in designing systems for numerous customers, in addition to this I have designed Cloud solutions and worked on bids to deliver innovation and cost saving through the use and reuse of technology.
|A commercially aware, engaging and motivated Solutions Architect with 30 years experience of successfully executing ERP, BI and CAE projects as either external consultant or internal end-user. Highly adaptable with a sound understanding of both business and information technology, with considerable experience of business process re-engineering and change management.
|Partner Enablement Manager at Qlik for over 8 years, managing and delivering the global technical enablement programme to help our extensive business partner network move from good to great.
|Head of Differentia Consulting’ Managed Services team and provide training, support and mentoring to a team of developers. Inspire, guide and advise clients on how to get best return on their Qlik investment. Provide lead consultancy and manage the delivery of Qlik services to clients.
Unfortunately Kate was ill so could not deliver her session. It was delivered instead by Rick Wild and Chris Fitzpatrick
|Head of Differentia Consulting’s Customer Care and Success team aiming to support and mentor each of our clients on their individual journeys to Qlik Success. We recognise that each clients’ needs and roadmap are different and so to ensure that each and every one continues to get the maximum benefits of their chosen solution, we are evolving our Account Manager led to a fully comprehensive, bespoke Customer Care and Success Programme. Envision – Execute – Evolve.
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