Nigel Turner

Principal Information Management Consultant EMEA, Global Data Strategy

Nigel Turner is Principal Information Management Consultant EMEA at Global Data Strategy.  He specialises in information strategy, data governance, data quality & master data management. During his consultancy career he has worked with over 150 clients, including British Gas, AIMIA/Nectar, HSBC, EDF Energy, Telefonica O2, the Chartered Institute for Personnel and Development (CIPD) and Intel US.  With more than 20 years’ experience in the Information Management industry, Nigel started his career working to improve data quality, data governance & CRM within British Telecommunications (BT), and has since used this experience to help many other organisations do the same.  Whilst at BT he also ran a successful Information Management and CRM practice of 200+ people providing consultancy and solutions to many of BT’s corporate customers.   He is also an elected member of the UK’s Data Management Association (DAMA) management committee.  In 2015 he was given DAMA International’s Community Award for setting up a mentoring scheme for data management professionals in the UK.  In 2007 fellow data professionals voted him runner up in Data Strategy magazine’s UK Data Professional of the Year awards.  Nigel is a well-known thought leader in data management and has published several white papers & articles and is a regular invited speaker at Information Management & CRM events.