Supt Iain Donnelly
Police Lead, National Data Analytics Solution (NDAS) Project, West Midlands Police HQ
Iain is an experienced investigator, having spent over 25 years in a variety of intelligence, covert policing, counter-terrorism and serious crime investigation roles in London and the West Midlands. He has managed complex organisational change projects, specialising in performance management and lean systems. He is also an experienced child protection professional and worked directly to the NPCC lead for Child Protection (CC Simon Bailey), driving UK-wide improvements in the policing response to Child Sexual Exploitation. He most recently worked in criminal intelligence and he is the West Midlands Police force lead for Digital Investigations and Intelligence. He is currently the police project manager to deliver the foundation phase of the National Data Analytics Solution (NDAS). NDAS will generate actionable, predictive insights from multiple datasets to help U.K. Law Enforcement prioritise resources in order to tackle those issues that pose the greatest risk to the public.