My name is Alan Hylands.
I am a data consultant and writer from Northern Ireland.
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.
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.
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.
I’ve been a professional writer with clients including About.com and The New York Times Company.
I also write articles here on my personal site on a variety of topics including
business, personal finance, tech, careers, writing and my quest to build a simple kind of life.