Ian West - one of the most influential people in data
We are proud to announce that the DataIQ 100 2018 has recognised our own Director of Digital Information Services Ian West, as one of the UK’s most influential people in data-driven business.
The DataIQ compiles its list of the 100 most influential people in data-driven business every year and recognised Ian for the second year running, having appeared on the prestigious list for the first time in 2017.
With over 30 years’ experience in the IT industry working with clients from all sectors at a UK, European and Global level, Ian has helped numerous businesses discover the value of their data and maximise the opportunities within the digital landscape.
Ian joined us at Project One in October 2017 and has been driving the development of our new Digital Information Service, supporting clients in achieving their digital goals. The Digital Information Service complements Project One’s established and proven change leadership capabilities with every aspect of the data, content, information, insight continuum, as well as supporting our clients with implementing emerging information-centric technologies and business programmes, such as big data and data lake infrastructure.
With many of our clients also featured, the DataIQ 100 2018 list included an exceptionally high calibre of experts in data, demonstrating great talent, as well as the diverse range of industries that are investing in this key area. The DataIQ 100 acts as a great reminder of the importance of nurturing the future generation to continue to attract talent to this fascinating industry.
On Ian’s inclusion on this year’s list, David Reed, Knowledge and Strategy Director at DataIQ said: “Ian’s nomination highlighted that he is a great champion of innovation in the data industry and his commitment to transforming the business world through the power of information makes him a worthy member of the DataIQ community.”
With data becoming a critical metric for business success, organisations need to ensure that they able to keep up with the rapidly evolving digital marketplace. Our Digital Information Service leads and supports clients in a way which enables them to embrace the opportunities and challenges that safe, secure and responsible data management presents. By treating data as a strategic asset, they can transform how they operate in order to develop and maintain a strong competitive advantage.
To take a look at the full DataIQ list for 2018, visit DataIQ 100 – 2018
Find out more about our Digital Information Service: www.projectone.com/key-services/digital-information-service/.
19 March 2018