Chris is the practice lead (Analytics) with NewComp Analytics, and is responsible for business management and professional services leadership for Western Canada and Newcomp Analytics’ open source, data visualization and big data practices nationally. Chris also rolls up his sleeves as an analytics architect, using his hands-on experience to design and deliver analytics implementations. He is an experienced analytics coach specializing in data analysis, forecasting, data integration and governance practices. Since 2005, Chris has been leading successful teams in industries including oil & gas, logistics, higher education, retail, financial services and more. Prior to joining Newcomp Analytics, Chris developed his deep technical skills as a senior consultant where he implemented business analytics platforms across dozens of industries and departments.