Ian Watt, Business Development Executive

Ian Watt, Business Development Executive

The Data Lab


Ian has an extensive background in digital in the public sector. As an Open Data advocate, Ian established ODI Aberdeen, the only node of the Open Data Institute in Scotland. He was one of the group who wrote the Scottish Government’s 2015 Open Data Strategy, and he led the open data programme for the 7 cities of Scotland. In 2013 Ian won the local government category of UK Digital Leaders. He recently completed an MSc Data Science at RGU.