I am an expert when it comes to using Microsoft Excel to analyse
complex data, create reports and presentations, automating repetitive
work and processing financial and other business data.
My key strengths
are understanding complex business processes in practice and working out how
to improve them through the best combination of operational redesign, management skills, thoughtfulness, practicality and
I have used my spreadsheet skills in both management and consultant roles on significant
projects and so I am much more useful than many Excel trainers who can only apply themselves
in the classroom but don't understand the real world of business.
I am an Excel Consultant with:
18 years experience creating complex Excel spreadsheets and
18 years experience reducing workloads and even eliminating
jobs by simplifying and automating existing processes - reducing
days of work to mere hours.
1400 Excel projects completed for over 550 clients so far.
24 years experience developing and maintaining databases and
software including Procter & Gamble's UK management information
systems, statistical analysis for the EU, software for running
international elections, and also small business applications.
8 years experience creating spreadsheets that run elections
round the world including calculation of the results and correctly working
out who won.
3 years training managers and students to use Excel as beginners
or experienced users.
Microsoft Office Expert qualification in Excel 2010.
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) qualification in Excel 2007.
PhD and First class BEng degree in Mechanical Engineering from Nottingham University.
Distinction at MBA (Master of Business Administration) from Sheffield University; a triple accredited university.
Diploma Level 7 in Strategic Management and Leadership from the Chartered Management Institute.
Business Improvement Team member with Plusnet internet provider focused on customer engagement and call centre staff systems improvement.
Management consultant to the Nepal Election Commission
and IT Project Management Adviser with the United Nations Mission
Senior Operations Officer for the International Organization
for Migration, running the elections for Iraqi refugees in 14
countries round the world, and for Afghan refugees in Pakistan
Management consultant to the Iraqi Electoral Commission, based
Management consultant and budget consultant to the Afghan Electoral
Commission, based in Kabul.
Lecturer and Trainer in Excel, Word and Email for Sheffield
Business Analyst for Procter & Gamble Ltd.
Managing Director of Infinite Innovations for 15 years; an IT, website hosting and software development company.
Voter List Project Developer for the Organisation for Security
and Cooperation in Europe Mission in Kosovo - including a full
analysis and correction of the entire UN Civil Registry and voter
registration databases in Excel.
Statistical Expert for the European Union Election Observation
Mission to Kenya.
Chief of IT Projects for the Organisation for Security and Cooperation
in Europe Mission in Kosovo.
Author and owner of Brainstorming.co.uk website for free training and software for brainstorming, creative
thinking and problem solving.
All business and management consultants services can be in Excel 365, 2019, 2016, 2013, 2010 or 2007.
Expert help in Excel is provided as part of general business consultancy.
Based in Sheffield, Yorkshire; working across the UK and abroad.