Toni Sekinah

Research analyst and reports editor

Toni is a feelance reporting currently working for C21 Media, writing about the television industry. She previously worked for TechCityinsider, writing about entrepreneurs, investors and other influential people in the UK tech scene.

Toni graduated in 2014 with an MA in Financial Journalism from City University London. She is also a certified and qualified massage therapist (ITEC), scuba diver (PADI) and English language teacher (CELTA) and speaks fluent Spanish. She recently set up


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Is the data science indsutry asking too much of its new recruits? Mike Bugembe, chief analytics officer at social giving platform Just Giving, thinks it is. He tells DataIQ's Toni Sekinah the... more
Ian Smith, principal analyst at RAPP, won the Data Science/Big Data Leader at the DataIQ Talent Awards in June. The award, which he was not expecting, came on the back of building a recommendation... more
Loss of business could be the most significant cost of GDPR for the private sector due to the expense and time needed to deal with investigations, face sanctions and reorganise. This is one of the... more
Women comprise one quarter of executive committees in energy and utilities companies in the FTSE 350 index. The average for all the 350 companies is far below that at 16%. This is according to Women... more
Chief marketing officer at Tableau, Elissa Fink, has two parts to her job - she spreads the word globally about the data visualisation platform and also helps the company’s clients to understand how... more
It can be costly and time-consuming for marketers to create or commission authentic, relatable images and videos to publicise their products and services. For this reason, many turn to the social... more
Imagine you attend an event to hear a speaker from your industry, invite in hand, and expected by the hosts. The drinks are flowing as guests nibble the canapés. Throughout the schoomzing, you notice... more
The team behind Football Whispers submitted its entry to the DataIQ Talent Awards only hoping that the data sector would understand what it is doing - trawling through transfer chatter for nuggets of... more
On 8th June, Microsoft released a report detailing the ransomware protection features that the software company had introduced with the Windows 10 Creators Update. Alongside the report, it made the... more
As the head of business intelligence at IAC Publishing Labs, it is Erika Bakse’s job to make sure that data and analytics is available to all business users and data users - “basically, the whole... more