Lewis Woolcott is delighted to welcome John Hadden to the team as newly appointed, Director – Digital Technology.
John joins us with close to 20 years’ experience working in the field of Data and Analytics with a specialisation in Machine Learning (ML), which spans back to 2004 where he undertook a PhD to predict Customer Churn using ML technologies.
Lewis Woolcott’s John Lewis welcomed John to the team, “We are delighted to have John join us as we build on our service offering and capabilities. Technology, data and analytics will play a pivotal role in meeting many common challenges associated with the commercial delivery of major projects. John’s appointment reflects our continued investment and commitment to bring innovation and leadership to the sector for the benefit of our clients and their operations,” said Mr Lewis.
With much of his career spent as a consultant, John has had the opportunity to apply his skillset across a plethora of industries including Mining (Coal, Iron Ore, Copper, and Aluminium), Telecommunications, Banking, Utilities, and Agriculture.
As a pioneer in his field, John has led many organisations through their digital transformation, from Data Warehouse planning and design, right the way through to the implementation of Advanced Analytics and Machine Learning based solutions that have released business value to industry, well in excess of $100m.
“I am excited to join Lewis Woolcott and look forward to working with the team to deliver a range of innovative digital solutions that will support the planning, procurement, delivery and completion of major infrastructure and engineering projects,” said Dr Hadden.
Based out of our Brisbane office, John will work closely with the Technology team to continually develop and enhance our technology offerings.