Let there be seamlessness
Free yourself from silos, wasted costs, poor performance or non-compliance. Say goodbye to complex or inward-looking data functions and hello to data management that makes life seamless for your users, operators and stakeholders.
But first, data
Whether your goal is data-driven digital, analytics or performance transformation, we bring diagnostic and design expertise to help you craft a compelling, aligned data strategy that all your stakeholders can get behind.
Use data to nail your strategic business goals faster
Strike the perfect balance between people, process, governance and tech
Craft a compelling, valuable story to and drive a strong data management culture
Get smart to co-create cross-business and bring everyone on the journey
Are you maximising your data?
Our maturity assessments are backed up by years of industry experience and excellence. Each one is transparent and structured – designed to free up valuable resources for your organisation.
Evidence and engagement
First we get to know your data team and experience. Then we pull together evidence to build a complete picture of where your data development is heading, and what you need to change to get there.
Assessment at every scale
Whether you need a one-time assessment or want us to do it as part of a bigger, multi-lens diagnostic or strategic discovery, we’ll take you through our findings and recommendations clearly and systematically.
We’re all data people
Your data culture is the way the people in your organisation treat data. As humans, we make 90% of our decisions subconsciously, which means what your people believe about data has a big impact on its use and results.
Culture comes first
We help you measure your data culture right now and understand how data literate your people are. Then, we’ll set a vision for improvement, and set the actions to take you right
there – no lengthy decisions, debates or doubts
Join the evolution
Your business doesn’t operate in a vacuum, and neither should your data strategy. Our review process is here to help you see whether your data strategy is evolving in line with your data vision, and what to do to get it there.
We explore the fine details and the big picture, working closely with you to understand how well your data strategy is doing its job. Think of it as a full data strategy health check – leaving you free to focus on your bigger business goals.
Data that means business
Want to win investment and max out the value of your data? You need a compelling, aligned data strategy strong enough to fuel your business and communicate your vision.
Strategise for success
Our end-to-end Data Strategy Development solution is here to help you work out what’s working and what’s not with your data. We’ll support with everything from action mapping and transformation to execution and adaptation, leaving your organisational and data strategies on-point for high performance.
Beyond the North Star
A strong target operating model (TOM) builds on your strategy to show exactly how data will work for your organisation in the future. Forget constant choices and divided thinking and embrace the freedom of a joined-up approach.
Targeted for value
We’ll work by your side to create a methodical TOM detailing the structure of your data plans and showing how each value chain will help kick your goals into touch.
A combined approach
Your TOM will bring together information about all your data capabilities to make sure they can coordinate and deliver. It’ll also strike the right balance of people, process, tech and data to create the perfect mix for your ambitions.
Evolving the next generation of analytics capabilities with Parcel2Go
The starting point – ‘where are we?’ By modern standards, Parcel2Go had already achieved a great deal but was still keen to build on its foundation of past success and look to the future. Parcel2Go invited Oakland to help chart their next phase of data-driven growth, starting with a comprehensive ‘Data Capability Assessment’ and data…
Mapping out the Data Strategy Oakland started by helping Yorkshire Water with an early series of data strategy workshops. The goal of these workshops was to review the current business and operational objectives that Yorkshire Water was keen to address, then map these aspirations against possible directions for exploiting their data in the future. Working…
UK Power Networks
UK Power Networks (UKPN) had the ambition to become a truly data-centric utility where data was treated as an essential business asset. While many in the business acknowledged the importance of data, there was no consistent view of how to create a true data culture.