WATERWHEEL 360 provides a multidiscipline approach to the Business Intelligence and Analytics needs for companies in the auto finance industry. Waterwheel Data Advisors are experienced Auto Finance, Banking, and FinTech executives who understand the need for visualizing business information for the boardroom, the executive suite, and department managers.
Harnessing the flow of operational data
to perform intelligent work
Waterwheel Data Advisors brings together leadership and information solutions experience
as investors, executives, and senior managers. We understand how well delivered
analysis and reporting can improve business performance
Over 25 years’ experience in finance, M&A, and private equity. Worked with Resurgens Capital, Turner Broadcasting. Began his career in the Banking and Finance practice at KPMG.
Serial Entreprenuer in technology and data with over 20 years of experience managing large multi-million dollar corporations. His expertise around data management allows WWDA to deliver results rapidly and efficiently.
30 years’ experience in Business Planning and Analytics. Senior management positions in Digital Marketing, Telecommunications and Manufacturing. Tableau user and trainer since 2009. Publishing a book with Wiley on ‘Monetizing Your Data” in March 2017.
With a proven track record for transforming data into actionable analytics and results within companies, Mike is the liaison between business units, technology teams, and operating groups. 8 year's experience working with Fortune 50 and Upstart companies.
Subject Matter Experts
In addition to the client’s internal experts, Waterwheel Data Advisors may augment the team with SME Advisors. Waterwheel Data Advisors includes SME Advisors early in the process in order to form a clear picture of the data and business environment of the client. The SME Advisors also provide a broad industry perspective as Waterwheel Data Advisors designs the Analytical and Reporting tools for each client.
Senior Risk Exec. with over 30 years of executive experience in consumer lending as CEO, President, and Chief Risk Officer of a number of financial institutions. His responsibilities have included P&L responsibility, Risk Management, Acquisitions, and Lending. \Trained and consulted Auto Finance institutions around the world. Holds an MBA in Finance and a CBA from UVA’s Executive Banking School.
Mr. Reeves is a VP with North Atlantic Analytics. His experience in segmentation strategy, consumer transaction modeling, and risk analysis can be crucial to clients implementing portfolio or customer behavior analysis. Mr. Reeves brings significant experience in applying SAS and SQL to analytical problems. He also has done considerable work with Business Objects. Mr. Reeves holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s in Mathematics.
Mr. Gilles is a Senior Economic Research Analyst with the Federal Reserve. His experience in statistical and mathematical analysis provides our clients with expert advice in modeling statistically indicated outcomes. Mr. Gilles also has considerable experience with SAS, R, and MatLab that can augment Waterwheel Data Advisors’ data tools. Mr. Gilles holds a BS in Math, an MA in Math & Statistics, and an MS in Mathematical Risk Management.