After studying Computer Science at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Minne was a senior Business Intelligence Consultant at Imtech ICT, Getronics, Capgemini, IBM Consulting Group and BSO / Origin. Minne’s career breathes as it were business intelligence (BI), performance management (PM) and data warehousing (DWH).
Although he has been operating as a management consultant for quite some time, his interests and affinity remain with the technology and tooling, often considered from a business perspective and architecture. Affinity he has proven by achieving a ‘master’ as a Certified Business Intelligence Professional at The Data Warehousing Institute and certification for SPSS Modeler.
Minne wants to stand for achieving real results with BI; innovative methodology and technology – well suited to the outside world and strategy – work for customers! He sees himself as an open, analytical, pragmatic and inquisitive person, who quickly takes in new situations.
Minne likes being challenged by complex ‘problems’
He is content-driven, likes to be challenged by complex “problems”, and works both independently and in teams, personal responsibility, mutual trust and open communications are important ingredients to him. He has an eye for what moves people and organizations, but also for those things preventing them to change.
In his career Minne has been at the cradle of many BI & PM solution realized in IBM Cognos, SAP BusinessObjects and Microsoft BI (SQL Server, Power BI) and based on data modeling from Inmon (‘normal’), Kimball (dimensional) and Linstedt (Data Vault). He is proud of what he has accomplished with customers, colleagues or on his own:
- Establishing benchmarking apps
- Conduct BI Scans and what follows
- Build business cases and establish and develop BI Competence Centers.
- Consultancy and team management in operationalization of Balanced Scorecards
Technologically, Minne sees a lot of things in the field congregate lately where he is very excited for and where he has came into contact with during his career:
- Knowledge Technology
- Natural language processing
- Business Intelligence
- Advanced data visualization techniques
- Big data and data sciences / data mining.
Where information can potentially help you to improve or optimize business, he advises you on how you can get out the most value.
Get to know Minne
Please feel free to contact me for an exploratory meeting on the potential of Big Data / Business Intelligence for your organization.