Alan Hylands

My name is Alan Hylands.
I am a data consultant and writer from Northern Ireland.

This is my personal website where I write on a variety of topics including business, personal finance, tech, careers, writing and my quest to build a simple kind of life.

What I Do.

Currently, I am Head of Retail Commercial Excellence at Ulster Bank.

I help the Retail bank use data to solve difficult business problems and serve our customers better.

Simple Analytical
I share my best lessons, hints, tips and strategies for data analysts on SimpleAnalytical.com.

I help them level up their data science skills and use them to build better, more profitable, data-driven businesses.

Cura Fitness
I use my particular set of skills to help businesses get off the ground and keep growing.

Right now that's as Technical Director at boutique fitness studio, Cura Fitness.

Santinotech
I've been a professional writer with clients including About.com and The New York Times Company.

These days, I am a contributing writer on Towards Data Science, Hacker Noon and Dev.to.