Meet the Customer Panel

Meet the Customer Panel ahead of our ‘Ask the Customer’ session at the Catalyst Qlik Analytics Tour in Leeds.

Rob Walden
Travis Perkins plc
Head of Analytics

Rob has a strong background in data science and data analysis. He has worked at Rolls-Royce and within the NHS. Currently Head of Analytics at Travis Perkins plc (Travis Perkins), Rob is responsible for deploying insightful data into HR Leads. This forms part of an overall Group strategy to roll-out self-service data. With a degree in Economics and Applied Statistics, Rob has used Excel to manipulate and visualise data throughout his career. At Travis Perkins, Rob collaborates with other insightful stakeholders, to make data accessible in real-time through platforms such as Qlik. Rob believes that Qlik gives him the most agile and insightful platform to work from.

Stephen Gray
Croda Europe plc
BI Team Lead

Steve has worked in a variety of industries, to include paper recycling, fashion, utilities and manufacturing. He has experience of working with several reporting tools, including QlikView. Croda International plc (Croda) is currently using QlikView in 30+ dashboards with users and developers around the World. In his role as BI Team Lead, Steve and the Croda Team are starting their Qlik Sense journey based on a successful Proof of Concept with Catalyst.

Philip Hulcoop
Group Director: Financial Reporting & Cost Assurance

Phil has spent a large proportion of his career in
accounting and finance roles, concluding in his role as CFO for an American corporation. In this time, he has overseen the implementation of several finance or ERP systems. Following his return to the UK, he joined Orange and has spent the last 14 years in fraud and revenue assurance. His current role as Group Director: Financial Reporting & Cost Assurance, includes responsibility for the strategy and delivery of Data Analytics and Visualisation within the Audit, Control and Risk function.

Adrian Worrall
MKM Building Supplies Limited
Data Manager

Adrian has 20* years of finance experience in various industries and a lifelong interest in technology. Working previously as a Business Intelligence Architect at Vivergo Fuels (Associated British Foods) he is currently Data Manager at MKM Building Supplies. Adrian is passionate about driving actionable insights through the optimisation of quality controlled, integrated data and focus grabbing visualisations. He has successfully delivered self-service business intelligence platforms utilising Qlik Sense and NPrinting. Achieving esteemed Qlik Luminary status in 2019, Adrian enjoys working across all business disciplines to deliver technology based, value added projects.