Ciarán Hickey
Helping to enable clients envisage how AI will change their business and assist them in realising the benefits of this emerging domain.

Ciarán Hickey

EY Ireland Data & Analytics Director

Passionate about solving complex problems with Data and AI. Enjoy being creative with design and storytelling that focuses on the user at heart. Interested in sports and spending time with my family.

Ciarán is a Director in Data & Analytics, specialising in Data Science & Artificial Intelligence, leading the AI team across the island of Ireland.

Ciarán partners with EY’s clients to understand their challenging business problems and to develop innovative solutions, leveraging data, analytics and AI services to support them in transforming their operations.

Prior to joining EY, Ciarán worked with IBM where he led the Cognitive & Analytics Practice in Ireland and was a global instructor for Data Science, training the global Analytics teams in best practices, complex analytical problem solutions and innovative ways of working.

Ciarán holds a first class Honours MSc in Business Analytics from UCD & is a Master Certified Data Scientist. He was awarded the ‘Analytics Practioner of the Year’ award in 2020 by the Analytics Institute of Ireland.

How is Ciarán building a better working world

“I help organisations with underpinning their business strategy using the power of analytics and AI. By ensuring that these technologies are adopted and embedded correctly, clients can realise the value that they can bring to their customers and employees.

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