In 2017 Neil took a new role as adjunct lecturer in Data Science at MGSM and the Macquarie Applied Finance centre.
This came to fruition after helping develop the Master of Data Science course for Macquarie University whilst he served as their Director of Strategic Planning and Information. As a director of Macquarie University for 7 years he has looked after the longer term University strategy, helping optimize the portfolio of initiatives based on risk, returns, capital and people. Prior to this Neil has worked for 15 years in the Business Intelligence and Analytics industry. Working at executive levels within Macquarie University, Vodafone Australia , Vodafone New Zealand , Singtel Optus and Hutchison 3G Australia.