Tom has a mix of sound business experience at the data and analytics extremes of BI and Big Data to which is added a dose of humility that technology is only a part of the solution. The majority of achievements must be delivered by people on the front line who must be given the training and tools to unleash the potential insights in Big Data. Doctors, nurses, soldiers sailors and airmen, inspectors, loss adjusters, factory and supply chain operatives, marketeers, sales forces the list is never ending and the impact on private and public sector productivity potentially life changing