The Independent Analytic Experts

We connect clients directly to the Experts, a more efficient way to source talent than the high cost consulting firms.

AlphaZetta is the leading global consultancy for independent analytic experts. All of our consultants are deeply passionate about analytics, it’s our craft and our lifework. We operate globally, as a virtual company, and are dedicated to delivering exceptional analytic consulting services without the overhead and costs of traditional consulting firms. Think of us as ‘open source’ analytics consulting!

Come Direct to the Experts!

Our platform provides clients on-demand access to the very best advanced analytics and data science expertise. Hire a consultant, boost your project team or have us manage your project end to end.

All the benefits of a large consulting firm, none of the costs and overheads!

AlphaZetta is a full service digital consultancy. Our consultants collaborate together to develop best practices and we provide the best solutions, methods, tools and applications available. All the benefits of a large consulting firm, just without the costs and overheads. And we pass on this saving by giving both our clients a lower cost and the experts a better rate.

At The Core

Tony Ohlsson
Tony OhlssonFounder & Managing Partner
Tony believes that analytic innovation and creativity come from experts directly collaborating with clients on their projects. He joins AlphaZetta with a mission, to create a better way for independent experts to work directly with clients, lowering the costs and opening access to high quality analytics talent to a wider audience.

He brings 20 years of deep practical experience globally. He has held senior positions with clients and large consulting firms. He has won several awards for innovation in analytics including as a Finalist for Australia’s Young Business Person of the Year Awards.

Mark Radford
Mark RadfordFounder & Director
Mark brings a wealth of experience and knowledge in incubating start-ups combined with a background working in senior roles for large global technology companies. He focuses on the digital, mobile and analytics space where he believes technology allows for innovation and disruption.

As a Director of RajahBlue, a Singapore based investment house and business incubator, Mark has contributed to the success of a wide range of start ups over 10 years. Prior to this Mark held senior roles at NEC and Sun Microsystems and is currently Managing Director of Knowesis, a real time analytic applications provider.

Alexander Heidl
Alexander HeidlFounder & Managing Partner
Alexander has been in the analytics space for more than 15 years, helping customers to execute leadership in context of identifying and leveraging business value in their data. He believes in a fail fast culture, breaking with established processes and that exploring new paths is important to accelerate data driven business models.

He adds a creative mind to AlphaZetta with a wealth of experience from working with multinational enterprises as well as intercultural teams. He has extensive international experience and is recognised for sharing expertise among like-minded people in the global community.

Stephen Brobst
Stephen BrobstAdvisory Board
Stephen Brobst is the Chief Technology Officer for Teradata Corporation. Stephen performed his graduate work in Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where his Masters and PhD research focused on high-performance parallel processing. He also completed an MBA with joint course and thesis work at the Harvard Business School and the MIT Sloan School of Management. Stephen is a TDWI Fellow and has been on the faculty of The Data Warehousing Institute since 1996. During Barack Obama’s first term he was also appointed to the Presidential Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) in the working group on Networking and Information Technology Research and Development (NITRD). In 2014 he was ranked by ExecRank as the #4 CTO in the United States (behind the CTOs from, Tesla Motors, and Intel) out of a pool of 10,000+ CTOs.
Dr. Eugene Dubossarsky
Dr. Eugene DubossarskyChief Data Scientist & Managing Partner, AlphaZetta Academy
Eugene is a leader in the analytics field in Australia, with 20 years’ commercial data science experience. He is the head of the Sydney Data Science group (3,000+ members), the Sydney Users of R Forum (1,900+ members), and Datapreneurs (400+ members). He is regularly invited to be a conference presenter, consultant and advisor, and appears in print and on television to discuss data science and analytics. Eugene also applies data science in an entrepreneurial setting, to financial trading and online startups, and is the creator of ggraptR, an interactive visualisation package in R.

He is a Director at Presciient, providing analytics capability, development services including team selection, training, and executive coaching for team owners and sponsors. They also provide strategic advisory, communications and specialised advanced data analysis

Frances Luk
Frances LukManaging Partner, Nordics & United Kingdom
Frances Luk has worked in data warehouse and data analytics domains since 2007, including nearly 5 years working as a senior data warehouse and analytics consultant for Teradata, and prior to that as a hard-core Java developer. Once her interest was sparked in data analytics, she took a Masters in eScience from University of Copenhagen and her career path became paved with an enormous amount of data from large corporates, where Frances’ engaging communication style quickly lead her into management roles.

Frances brings a wealth of data analytics experience from multiple industries, including logistics, telco, banking, oil and gas, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and retail.

Francesca Goh
Francesca GohManaging Partner, Singapore & Malaysia
Francesca has more than 20 years of experience in business intelligence and analytics specialising in data architecture, management and governance. Prior to joining AlphaZetta, Francesca was the program director for a financial institution, responsible for their joint-laboratory with an R&D institute. Her teams won 4 industry and ASEAN awards in recognition for their innovation in the field of data science.

She brings to AlphaZetta the thought leadership for enterprises embarking on digital transformation journeys through technology and culture transformation as well as practical experience in operationalising and industrialising data science.

Alec Gardner
Alec GardnerManaging Partner, Australia
Alec is a business analytics leader with over 20 years experience across the financial services, communications and public sectors. In previous director level roles at Teradata Australia/NZ, Alec led teams assisting clients with digitisation via the application of cutting edge analytics, including helping to develop new approaches to innovation and discovery analytics. He has a proven capability for managing high performing teams of exceptional talent.
In addition to sales and consulting management, Alec has experience in global product and services strategy, go to market and field enablement, allowing him to make a profound contribution to AlphaZetta’s global strategy and service portfolio.
Daniel Collico
Daniel CollicoManaging Partner, LATAM
Daniel has consulted, driven business development and delivered for 50+ telcos, cable operators, video OTT players and oil and gas companies in Latin America. Prior to joining AlphaZetta, Daniel held senior roles at Telefonica, cVidya /Amdocs, Grey Juice Lab and Teradata.

Daniel loves to put together all the apparently unconnected puzzle pieces. Being an experimental physicist gave him the chance to deal with data, to be curious about it and learn how to dig for insights connected with business value. Add this to his extensive record over 25+ years and experience managing multicultural teams and we have all the credentials for an AZ Managing Partner.

Patrick Heidl
Patrick HeidlManaging Partner, Germany
Patrick is a graduate in business administration and a marketing specialist. For more than 10 years he worked as a consultant and sales-expert in the financial services industry. More recently he has spent 5 years in leading roles making disruptive change in banks. Patrick loves challenges and with his analytical and entrepreneurial thinking, offers added value to our customers and partners.
Based in Frankfurt, it is Pat’s special concern to bring together our stakeholders for their mutual benefit.
Paul Carey
Paul CareyManaging Partner, Philippines
Paul has worked in senior and executive management in technology and the marketing of technology for almost 3 decades. Beginning in 1992 in London, establishing a virtual reality business specialising in evangelising the marketing applications of VR with a raft of blue-chip clients. In early 2000’s he worked as a Sony partner, developing and marketing the physics capability for the PlayStation2 (Reality Engine).

After a spell as a market analyst in the Oil & Gas industry, he moved to Asia, to direct a number of digital transformation projects, the largest for a $13Bn energy company in Kuala Lumpur.

Paul holds a first-class MBA from London where he is a guest lecturer in technology and transformation, and is currently researching a PhD in evolutionary transformation. Paul adds a special touch to AlphaZetta’s team and brings exceptional people management skills to our Philippines operation.

Hamish Patterson
Hamish PattersonManaging Partner, Strategic Partnerships
Based in Sydney, Hamish is a technology and business senior leadership expert with 20+ years of experience in large corporations leading business & teams across Asia Pacific. Hamish has led sales, product management, technical & technology delivery across HP, Unisys and Microsoft spanning complex systems integration, outsourcing, technology consulting, support, security, digital transformation and public cloud solutions. With experience in managing complex organisational transformations and leading teams executing client engagements, Hamish brings a unique experience which combines organisational strategy, leadership and execution.
Thomas Foltyn
Thomas FoltynManaging Partner, Austria
Thomas is Managing Partner of AlphaZetta Austria and a senior sales professional with a successful 20+ year track record in IT-sales and complex business cases including analytics and digital transformation. After comprehensive coding experience in high school, Thomas worked in various banking departments within finance and marketing before starting in IT-sales. He holds a masters degree in business administration from the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration.

Born Global

AlphaZetta began as a global community from day one, started by a small group of like-minded independent analytic experts that believed in a better way of providing analytics.  Today AlphaZetta provides onshore, offshore and nearshore consulting services across 53 countries.

Work for AlphaZetta

We are rapidly growing and have a number of open positions. If you are interested in joining please contact us at
  • Country & Community Managing Partners: Want to run your own Chapter of AlphaZetta? Give us a shout and lets discuss!
  • Data Scientists & Analytic Consultants: Are you an independent or freelance consultant who is passionate about Analytics? Join the revolution or send us an email and lets chat?
If you are an experienced consultant, a skillful business coach or mentor, or a successful entrepreneur and you want to become a member of the AlphaZetta network, join the revolution today!

We are now looking for Managing Partners!

We are currently looking for seasoned analytic professionals in a variety of geographies for Managing Partner roles. Do you believe the big consulting firms and vendors are ready for some disruption? Want to help bring in that change? Want to develop a better way for delivering analytic consulting? If you are an expert at the top of your game, ready for change, we would love to hear from you. AlphaZetta Managing Partners develop and mentor Chapters of the AlphaZetta Community around the world.


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