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Biography: Brigadier Tim Carmichael, Chief Data Officer & Chief Analytics Officer, British Army
Tim is the British Army’s first Chief Data Officer and Chief Analytics Officer. He leads a diverse team of soldiers, civil servants and industry specialists to transform the way the Army addresses its most important decisions, in the context of its strategic vision. He has brought timely and relevant data to bear to underpin the work of the Army’s Executive Board, senior leaders and operational commanders. Of note, he has produced the first enterprise-wide management information pack, introduced advanced analytics to support operational effectiveness and evangelised for cultural change in the governance and exploitation of data.
In his 32-year Army career, Tim has led teams of 20 to 2000 people, both in Britain and Europe, and on operations in Northern Ireland, the Balkans and Afghanistan. He is due to leave the Army at the end of 2017, in order to continue his passion for data-driven transformation, in the private sector.