Who is Omar Higgs?

Omar Higgs is an Analytics / Business Intelligence professional with 21 years of experience in Information Technology providing services to industries such as Energy Trading/Risk Management, Oil & Gas, Engineering, Manufacturing, Financial Services, Commodities trading, Credit/Debt Management Service, and Energy Services. He has consulted with organizations such as BP Americas, Exxon Mobil, Dynegy, United Way, Pentair (formerly Tyco Flow Control), Halliburton Energy Services, Shell Trading, and Aztec Facilities Services. Mr. Higgs holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Computer Information Systems from the University of Houston-Downtown and a Certificate in Business Intelligence from Villanova University.

His career has been built on establishing cross-industry consulting, staffing strategies, and recruitment efforts to aid growth consulting and staff augmentation of data-related, process improvement, and project management professionals.

As fate would have it, Mr. Higgs began his journey in the Human Resources space nine years ago performing full-range Business Intelligence services in HR Recruitment for BP Americas. In these efforts, and since, he has been honing his BI/Analytics skill set through service delivery in the following areas:

  • Visual Analytics
  • Business Capability Assessment & Analysiss
  • Requirements Gathering, Management, and Documentation
  • Stakeholder Engagement & Management
  • Project Planning & Estimation
  • BI/Analytics Maturity Assessment
  • BI User Community Develpment
  • BI Roadmap Development
  • BI Report Architecture Development