Alpha Property Insight is a consultancy, led by Dan Hughes, helping property companies to understand how technology is changing the market, both the buildings we use and the way we do our jobs. The rapid growth of technology presents the sector with many opportunities and threats. Alpha Property Insight provides actionable insight and digital plans to help organisations to gain benefit from the changing market.
Dan has spent his career working across the built environment and has held senior roles in some of the world's leading data organisations. Dan led the Land and Property Sector strategy and commercial activity at Ordnance Survey, the worlds leading location data specialist. He led the global marketing function at IPD, part of MSCI which is the leading global data, index and benchmarking company for property investment. Dan was also Director of Data and information products for RICS which included BCIS, the worlds leading cost analysis data product and leading a Data Services team providing bespoke consultancy services.
Dan also led the PropTech transformation strategy at RICS. When he left, RICS was recognised as the worlds leading PropTech brand and was voted 'Top Association' at the Global PropTech awards.
Dan has achieved wide personal recognition in this space; voted one of the Top 50 Data leaders in the UK in 2017, voted Number 1 PropTech Influencer in the UK and the most influential person online in PropTech. In 2018, Dan won the inaugral EG Tech Award for bridging the gap between property and technology.