NHS Digital’s Daniel Ray named second in dataIQ top 100

NHS Digital’s Daniel Ray has been named the second most influential data and analytics practitioner in the UK by dataIQ’s top 100 list.

The dataIQ list is the only fully-curated power list of data and analytics practitioners in the UK, with nominations from across both public and private sectors involved in every industry.

Taking the top spot in the list was Orlando Machado, Chief data scientist from Aviva Quantum.

Also making the list was Michelle de Souza, Chief data officer from Age UK, Ciara Bosworth, Head of CRM and data from British Heart Foundation and Orlando Agrippa, Chief executive officer, Draper & Dash.

Daniel Ray, Director of Data at NHS Digital, said: “I am extremely honoured to be named in dataIQ’s top 100 list.  This is testament to the power of teamwork; delivery is always about people and the team effort to gain success.”

“I have been privileged to work with many exceptional people in the past and present, both at NHS Digital and the wider health and care system and this honour is a credit to their hard work and enthusiasm.”

Orlando Agrippa, Chief executive officer, Draper & Dash named in the top 100 list said to HTN “It is truly an honour and humbling to be named as one of DataIQ’s most influential data and analytics leaders in UK organisations. For me this is more of a recognition for the men and women at Draper & Dash who have committed many of their careers to delivering extraordinary value to healthcare and life science, but above all better outcomes for patients. Thank you DataIQ.”

You can view the top 100 list here