The Bespoke Team

Paul McLeod
Senior Data Architect

Paul is the founder of Bespoke Analytics and its lead Data Architect. He specializes in Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence solutions primarily in the Re/Insurance and Finance sector.


Paul's deep business knowledge, solid track-record of delivery and innovative technology thought-leadership allows him to architect and realize game-changing solutions for our clients. His solid skill set and partnering approach make him a sought-after resource for clients wanting to leverage their data and realize significant returns on their investment in software.

Kathy Rossiter
Senior Consultant
Data Analyst / Project Management

Kathy is a Senior Consultant educated in management science and operational research with 30 years experience specializing in business analysis, data analysis and project management. 


Kathy’s deep skillset includes experience in Visual Story Telling, a method of engaging stakeholders and delivering actionable KPIs through the use of powerful and compelling interactive visuals.  Visual analytics enhance dashboards and spreadsheets by moving them from telling you what is happening to why, along with the actions to take to gain a competitive edge.  In this digital age, a method that provides accurate contextual data, detailed relevant narrative and visuals is paramount.  Kathy enables clients to maximize digital assets and drive out valuable insights.

Nathalie Fortin
Data Analyst / Engineer

Nathalie is an application developer, project manager and implementation specialist extensively experienced in the full Microsoft .NET stack, with particular emphasis on integration with Microsoft SQL Server. 


Nathalie builds applications, SharePoint solutions and is experienced in data integrations between a variety of information systems.  She is working on building out experience in delivering BI solutions using her extensive Microsoft BI skillset.

Kevin DeSilva
Client Relationship Manager

Kevin comes to Bespoke with 28 years of  Business Development, Corporate Sales and Marketing experience. 


He is responsible for managing our client relationships and assisting clients discover where Business Intelligence and Analytics can create value in their business.

Christian Hauggaard
Consultant Data Engineer

Christian is a consultant specializing in integration, Data Analytics and BI solution delivery. Christian analyzes client needs to implement tailored BI solutions that generate actionable insights, facilitate decision-making and drive user adoption. Christian is a Power BI specialist and is well skilled in Microsoft SQL Server, SSIS, Excel and SSRS. He has experience in providing software and BI solutions that deliver transparency to clients when dealing with risk, financial performance, forecasting, business case analysis, and project management.

Charl Hilhorst
Data Analyst / Engineer

Charl has more than 18 years experience in software development, integration, Data Analytics and BI solution delivery.  Charl is capable of understanding individual client needs then designing and building effective BI solutions that provide data processing, analytics and visualizations to enable clients to effectively leverage their data assets.


Charl specializes in SQL Server and is well skilled in all aspects of SQL database and ETL with SSIS.  He has experience with several reporting, analytic and visualization toolsets.  He has worked in providing software solutions that include monitoring risk and liability, financial performance, Actuals vs Forecasts, Financial reporting and consolidation, compliance, Monte Carlo financial modeling, CRM integration and insurance policy administration

Alexis Richens
Office Manager

Alexis manages Bespoke's office operations, accounting and human resources functions.  She is the contact point for our clients, taking care of scheduling and support and keeps things running smoothly for our consultants. 


Alexis has experience in the Reinsurance industry in both operations and administrative functions.