About Us

Start with Data is the leading product data management consultancy helping our customers create long lasting value from better data management.

Offering end to end project delivery and expert industry knowledge, retailers, brands and manufacturers use Start with Data for Product Information Management (PIM) & Master Data Management (MDM) strategy, implementation and data quality services.

Brands we've worked with

What makes us different

All about Product Data and PIM

We do PIM and we do it exceptionally well. We live and breathe product data management and the processes, solutions and governance around it.

People then technology

Product data management is all about people and business change, enabled by technology. Our consulting services are built firstly with people and users in mind.

We've been there

Our founders and many of our consultants have worked on client side retail and manufacturing. We have lived and breathed merchandising, eCommerce, operations and marketing first hand.

The values we operate by

Our Management Team

Ben Adams

Chief Executive Officer

Ben is CEO and co-founder of Start With Data. Overseeing strategy, sales & client engagement, Ben has 15 years of experience consulting in the Retail, Distribution & FMCG sectors. In his spare time Ben plays the violin, runs and loves to cook.

Clare Adams

Chief People Officer

Clare is Chief People Officer and co-founder at Start With Data. She oversees our culture and people operations. Clare has 12 years General Management experience and she has just completed a degree in Human Nutrition. Clare practises yoga and meditation in her spare time.

Joanna Hall

Head of Resourcing & Talent

Joanna is our Head of Resourcing & Talent. Joanna looks after all of our hiring needs, ensuring we hire the best people in the market. In her spare time, Joanna is a member of the Wild Swimming Club, and is also studying for a Masters.

Beth Parker

Lead Business Consultant - Brands & Manufacturers

Beth leads business consulting for brands and manufacturers, improving data quality to help our clients win on the digital shelf. In her spare time, Beth loves running, quizzing and puzzles.

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