Meet the Team


Ben Watt Daalineo

Ben Watt

Managing Director and Founder. Ben brings over 20 years experience to help you do amazing things with your data.

Ben's career history includes time in both niche consulting and multi-national firms,  as well as focusing his skills on the Microsoft Business Intelligence toolset. Based on the hunger in the market for businesses to become data-driven, Ben decided to create a company with data technology and best-in-class consulting at its core.

Ben has been a Microsoft Data Platform advocate for many years and as a result was recognised a Microsoft Data Platform MVP (Most Valuable Professional) in 2018. Click the MVP logo to see more!

Community Contributions


Ben is part of the core team running the monthly Dublin Power BI User Group. We get speakers from around the world helping you learn, collaborate and network with like-minded peers.


In response to social distancing restrictions to combat COVID-19, Ben helped set up an Irish-wide collaboration of user groups which runs sessions weekly. All the details are here:


Ben is one of the committee members of the new Irish Data Platform event called Data Céilí. This event was planned for this year but has been pushed out to 2021. Stay Tuned at