An enthusiastic and flexible individual with a proven background in technical computing. Looking for opportunities which sit at the intersection of technology, business and design.
Analytics, prioritization, specifications, user interviews
Familiar with the sales process, practiced in uncovering customers’ underlying pain points, and experienced in developing relationships as part of responsive customer service
Proven ability to adapt presentations to the technical level of the audience and comfortable presenting to large groups
CEO and Founder
Mulberry House Software, 2017 - Present
Data visualization products and services.
Building Remarkable Charts. Create beautiful charts in seconds with Excel and PowerPoint
Designed and implemented interactive dashboards to enable pension experts to explore financial models
Visualization of a family tree to help clinicians assess cancer risk
TRAINEE Product Manager
Improved awareness and increased usage of a newly acquired database deployment tool.
Developed in-product analytics functionality
Coordinated content marketing
Set development priorities through closely working with UX specialists
Helped to solve SQL Server database deployment for users of the most popular release management tools. Working in C# I developed PowerShell cmdlets which users incorporated into their CI/release processes.
Contributed to a scalable and extensible framework used by a high-performance risk analytics service. Technical highlight was developing a tracing just-in-time compiler enabling clients to run C# financial models on GPUs.
Designed and implemented algorithms for human motion capture using low-cost inertial sensors, e.g. accelerometers and gyroscopes
Developed a bespoke financial trading tool for an independent trader
High Performance COmputing Developer
A core member of the newly founded applied team. I was instrumental in designing, implementing and introducing quant-based methods to the wider organization. I promoted components of agile development to the team. Particularly moving to a more iterative approach with more frequent stakeholder feedback.
Worked directly with customers to understand their technical and business challenges. Acted as the main point of contact for customers evaluating and using MathWorks parallel computing tools in the UK.
Analyzed users’ problems to determine the best solution
Developed demos and proofs of concept
Prepared and delivered presentations to customers and prospects
Provided feedback to the commercial and R&D organizations
Contributed to a diverse range of projects:
Assessing and improving warship stealth
Sensor fusion - combining radar and infra-red sensor output to improve situational awareness
Development of object tracking algorithms. Including a LIDAR simulator (C++), Markov Chain Monte Carlo tracking application (MATLAB) which I also modified to run on a cluster, and a Google Earth based visualization tool (Python)
Newcastle University Physics Department, Summer 1998 & 1999
Data analysis and modelling of a mass spectrometry experiment in Fortran. Joint author of a paper; 'Hyperfine-resolved spectrum of the molecular dication DCL2+'
MSc in Mathematical Modelling and Scientific Computing
University of Oxford, 2002-2003
Modules included mathematical modelling, numerical linear algebra, numerical optimisation and distributed computing for computational finance. Dissertation explored the numerical solution of magnetic fluid flow.
BA in Mathematics (2.1)
University of Cambridge, 1999-2002
Emphasis on applied mathematics, statistics and theoretical physics.