Alex McCarthy joined Arria NLG’s Sydney team in 2015 as a Software Engineer. Prior to joining Arria, Alex’s professional experience has focused around developing trading systems for investment banks, including two years at Citigroup. He completed his degrees at the University of Technology in Sydney, where he earned a University Medal.
1. What does your role entail as Global Head of Technical Business Development?
A lot of data. A lot of analytics capability. A lot of dashboards. All aimed at supporting business users in their quest to make sense of business data. Yet the ‘penny dropping moment’, when the user ‘gets’ the message from data-generated insights, seems to elude organizations.