Tim is a technology strategist with over 12 years' experience in consulting and technology businesses. His expertise is in helping organisations leverage analytics, data and technology to address their strategic objectives. Collins was a judge for the Accenture Innovation Index in 2017.
His current role is managing a team of 50+ resources who develop new information risk solutions for TransUnion's African customers. He is also responsible for engaging with these customers at C-suite level to help them understand how TransUnion's solutions can address their critical business issues.
Collins has extensive emerging markets experience, having successfully completed over 40 consulting engagements across SA, Kenya, Dubai, India, Angola, Mozambique and Zambia. He has worked across the financial services, communications, technology, utilities and retail sectors.
Collins holds an honour's degree in information systems from the University of Cape Town and is a certified ITIL and TOGAF practitioner. He completed studying Disruptive Strategy with Clayton Christensen at Harvard Business School in 2016.
A look at how AI and alternative data can help you better understand consumers financial behaviour. This presentation will illustrate how this system is able to predict the future behaviour of consumers and how it then hyper customises or personalises the products based on the profile of the consumer.
DFA finances, builds, installs, manages, and maintains a world-class fibre network to transmit metro and long-haul telecommunications traffic in South Africa. We started rolling out our network in South African cities during October 2007 and have rolled out in excess of 10,000 km of fibre route, which we manage and operate with an uptime of 99.99%. DFA leases secure transmission and backbone fibre infrastructure and provides associated carrier-grade connectivity services to telecommunications operators, Internet service providers, media conglomerates, tertiary education institutions, municipalities, government organizations, and other businesses, large and small, on equal terms.
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