John is an expert in Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence with over 15 years experience working in a variety of project roles across both management and delivery in all phases of the development lifecycle. He has earned a reputation for successfully designing and implementing large scale solutions as an architect, project leader, mentor and successful facilitator.
John excels in the most difficult situations and delights in the solving of technical problems earning trust as a leader working across multiple teams. He has successfully designed, implemented and consulted on Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence solutions for major corporate organisations in New Zealand, Australia and the UK. He brings indepth end to end expertise.
John recognises that the continuing success of a BI solution requires vision and a strategy and effective communication across departmental hierarchies. He fosters teamwork, and is keen to share his knowledge and experience to foster success of any DW/BI implementation.
He has delivered numerous DW and BI training courses and has considerable experience in mentoring staff. Additionally, John has presented at several public seminars discussing Data Warehousing principles.
An experienced information technology professional with over 25 years of experience in analysing, implementing and managing process and technology solutions for organisations. Ellan has held positions of responsibility from team leader to group manager. She is valued for her mentoring ability and excels in managing communications between business management and technical implementation groups. Ellan conducts reviews of BA processes as well as trains / coaches other BAs. She has conducted workshops and presented at various conferences on different business analysis related topics, e.g. BA anti-patterns, the BA in an Agile world, stakeholder communications, etc. Ellan also was a contributing writer to the ICAgile BA & Value Management certification track and a contributor to the IIBA BABOK v3 General Techniques and Agile Perspective.
Specialties: Team leadership, coaching, mentoring, facilitation Value management, business analysis, workflow process analysis IT Infrastructure Support and Operations Management
Nick has been doing data modeling for 30 years. He is a certified management consultant and director of De Voil Consulting, a company which helps organisations to blend outstanding customer experience with efficient business processes. He was recently awarded the MSc in Human Computer Interaction. Nick was the contributor to the 2013 book “Buisness Analysis and Leadership.” Since 2011 has been associated with Business Analyst Mentor, where he enjoys helping BAs develop their careers. Nick is the member experience director of IIBA UK and hads presented several times at the business analyst conference Europe and other IIBA UK events.