Umar is a journalist and analyst, specialising in data-driven stories, sport, news and technology. His work has been published in HuffPost UK, DatacenterDynamics, The Overtake, Journo Resources and more.
Online learning: Government sends internet devices for 1 in 20 students in Birmingham – Birmingham Eastside
A Day in the Life of… Louise Goodman, ITV’s Pit-Lane Reporter – Journo Resources
EXCLUSIVE – Government Awards £500m Data Centre Contract without Competitive Tender as Brexit Looms – Computer Business Review
Need a hand with data visualisations and infographics? Umar uses data to design clean, concise visuals using Tableau, Datawrapper, R and Flourish to bring those charts and graphics to life.
“Umar has many qualities but one has stood out for me, it has been evident from the first day I met him that he genuinely cares about other people. I have seen him take responsibility and volunteer and be willing to help others and would be an asset in team based environments.” – Dave Rooke – Head of Content Services at Sky UK
“Umar has been very enthusiastic with his work and keen to make the most of the opportunity with theCheckeredFlag.co.uk.
“He has understood the values we represent at TCF and fitted in with our house style quickly.” – Vince Pettit – Editor-in-Chief of theCheckeredFlag.co.uk