What is Data Stewardship?

August 17th, 2021

If you Google ‘data governance’ you will find that the terms ‘data stewardship’ and ‘data ownership’ appear alongside the many definitions of data governance. Over the years I have found that this tends to confuse people because they think that must mean governance, stewardship, and ownership are all different concepts. However, they are not different […]


What is Data Custodianship?

July 23rd, 2021

Data Governance is full of jargon and terminology. And the interesting thing about it is that it is all subjective. Different people use different terms, well, differently within Data Governance. This is usually because of the culture within a particular organisation. The way the various terms are applied within organisations can vary their meaning. And […]


Operational resilience: how much to learn from Covid-19? – Crescendo Advisors LTD.

July 8th, 2021

One of the questions in the mind of many CROs, COOs and NEDs is how much the industry has learnt from the response to Covid-19. Crescendo Advisors survey of insurers’ lessons learnt highlighted that the industry has learnt a fair amount. We have written a separate article about five practical lessons for the implementation of operation resilience […]


How do I get a career in data governance? – Nicola Askham

June 9th, 2021

Nicola Askham shares advice on how to establish a career in Data Governance, for people who are interested in working in the sector but aren’t sure where to begin.


Backward Reasoning – Is your Data Strategy fit for the future world of insurance?

May 24th, 2021

Paul Rich, Camelot Member, and founder of MOTOSI Consulting, talks all about the importance of backward reasoning, in order to prepare for the future when it comes to the insurance market.

Instead of tweaking the current model of insurance-based products, Paul stresses the importance of ‘horizon scanning’ and proposes his vision for the future of the market.


What is Data Ownership?

May 19th, 2021

We are going back to basics in this blog with a simple question that I’ve been asked quite a lot recently, and that is: ‘What is Data Ownership?’ Now, I think the reason this question is popping up a lot more frequently at the moment is that people are confused. They think that data ownership […]


Data Governance Interview with Kohinoor Mukherjee

April 15th, 2021

Nicola Askham interviews Kohinoor Mukherjee, Data Governance Consultant, speaking about everything data governance, Kohinoor’s decade of experience, and advice on getting into a career in the field. Whether you are at the beginning, middle or end of your data governance journey, it truly is an adventure with many challenges and roadblocks ahead. Kohinoor speaks about […]


The 5 Data Strategy Questions Everyone is Asking

March 29th, 2021

With the rise of talk around Data, many have been encountering some real sticking points when developing their data strategy. Data experts & Camelot members Marisa Murton and Paul Rich have combined forces to answer your questions and guide you on your way to data clarity.


Data Governance on a ‘shoestring’ budget? Yes, it’s possible

March 18th, 2021

While Data Governance, and the information that can be garnered from it, is so valuable for making decisions about the future of your business, it’s directly conflicting with the current budget cuts – but we can’t cut our Data Governance alongside it. Nicola Askham breaks down the 3 minimum essentials of data governance to focus […]


Data Governance Interview with James Shaw

March 15th, 2021

Nicola Askham interviewed James Shaw, Data Governance, Protection and Management Professional for his advice to others transitioning into Data Governance. Learning the basics of data through a Data Analysis role is a regular route for Data Governance professionals, and is a great basis to learn the basics of Data, before you try and control and […]