Malcolm Chisholm has over 25 years’ experience in data management, and has worked in a variety of sectors, with a concentration on finance. He is an independent consultant specializing in data governance, master/reference data management, metadata engineering, and the organization of Enterprise Information Management. Malcolm has authored the books: “Managing Reference Data in Enterprise Databases”; “How to Build a Business Rules Engine”; and “Definitions in Information Management”. He was awarded the DAMA International Professional Achievement Award for contributions to Master Data Management. He holds an M.A. from the University of Oxford and a Ph.D. from the University of Bristol.