Throughout his career, Oliver has built a comprehensive background in data analytics, with more than 20 years of consulting experience spanning multiple industry verticals. Prior to coming to NCR, Oliver was Senior Director of Consumer Insights and Analytics at TGI Fridays, Director of Enterprise Data Services at Cox Automotive, and Chief Architect for Cloud Solutions at Revolution Analytics. Oliver was involved in the early efforts to use data to drive in-store digital content during his time at Solution Forge, LLC, where he oversaw digital merchandising and analytics for key retail companies. Previously, Oliver served as a Solution Architect for Sun Microsystems, Inc., where he developed high-performance database solutions for OLTP and OLAP and was on the forefront of implementing MPP and NoSQL data analytics solutions. Prior to that, Oliver was a Senior Manager at Manugistics, Inc., where he led a team to deliver advanced forecasting, leveraging econometric models in the retail and CPG space.
Oliver started his career in engineering positions, including serving as a Senior Engineer at Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Systems, where he worked on reliability analysis and simulation modeling.
Oliver holds both a Bachelors and a Masters of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the University of Florida, and he is a Masters of Analytics candidate at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Oliver resides with his wife and two children in the north suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia.