Eugene Wessels is the GM of Data Analytics at King Price Insurance, and was appointed to establish an industry-leading enterprise data warehouse (EDW) with analytics capabilities. Before this, Wessels spent 10 years with SARS, as the BI manager. During this time, he was a key stakeholder in the creation of the SARS EDW and associated BI, advanced data analytics and data mining capabilities. Prior to joining SARS, Wessels represented Accenture as an information management consultant from where he obtained various industry expertise. Wessels holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, a Master’s degree in Commerce, and completed his doctoral degree with specialisation in decision support systems. He also serves on the advisory board for the University of Pretoria’s Computer Science department.