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Experienced business consultant in strategy, business development and M&A focused on the world of predictive analytics and big data.
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How to Invest in the Data Analytics Universe

Posted on August 5, 2020 at 2:30pm 1 Comment

Just about every company worth its salt today uses data and analytics to better understand their customers and better meet their needs.  For some companies, such as Google, Amazon and others, data science is the very foundation of their business model - but these companies use data analytics in service of their broader core mission.  The universe of public companies that actually provide data and analytics solutions is far smaller and harder to define, but includes industry behemoths such as…


The Data Analytics Sector in a Post-COVID World – Ripe for Consolidation

Posted on August 5, 2020 at 2:06pm 0 Comments

The number of companies that have emerged in the data analytics space over the past decade or so has been enormous.  Some have done extremely well and become unicorns with sky high valuations, while others have crashed and burned.  The universe has seen the emergence of a group of integrated enterprise vendors (Salesforce, Oracle, Adobe, IBM etc.) and a large number of relatively small point solutions.  This universe is now reaching critical mass and the market is likely to enter a new…

Public Data Analytics Companies - who's winning (and not)?

Posted on August 8, 2017 at 12:30pm 0 Comments

A long, long time ago (maybe 10 years) the data analytics industry was fairly easy to define and track. Back in that pre-historic era SAS was considered the gold standard of analytics companies with a comprehensive range of solutions addressing the demands of many industries.  Given the relative paucity of data, analytics tended to focus on those industries that generated usable data.  Companies that were part of the analytics universe back then would have included:

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Self-Service Data Analytics for Smaller Companies (SME’s)

Posted on July 30, 2017 at 4:30pm 0 Comments

Let’s start with the bottom line - there is no excuse for virtually any company today, regardless of size or manpower (and within reason), not to be making data analyics a part of their normal business routines. Traditional objections such as cost, resources and expertise no longer cut the mustard.  As many observers have noted, a company’s internally generated data is a key asset that needs to be leveraged in the same way as any other corporate asset if the…


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