Ross Simpson is the Head of Data Factory at Thames Water, the UK's largest water and wastewater services provider. They are in the middle of a huge data and digital transformation to convert data to information, insight, and then action.
Simpson received his master’s degree in geography from Edinburgh University. After being in sales for a few years, Simpson moved to Accenture, where he helped set up CRM when it was new in Europe. Over the last ten years, he was worked with Birmingham City Council, Lebara, BBC TV Licensing, British Gas, npower, Severn Trent, Ordnance Survey, and Sainsbury’s.