Michael McGeein is the Offering Management Leader for IBM Planning Analytics in Business Analytics. Previously he was focused on data modelling in Cognos Analytics, part of the Business Analytics division. He was one of the Offering Managers who brought Watson Analytics to market. Previously he was on the Business Intelligence team and has been part of IBM Analytics for more than 10 years. During that time Michael was heavily involved in reporting and dashboarding, driving the business user experience in the product management team. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA), and has worked in analytics product development for more than 20 years.