Irina Steenbeek

Irina Steenbeek

About Irina Steenbeek

Irina is a data management practitioner with more than 10 years of experience. The key areas of her professional expertise are the implementation of data management frameworks and data lineage. Throughout the years, she has worked for global institutions as well as large- and medium-sized organizations in different sectors, including but not limited to financial institutions, professional services, and IT companies.

Data Lineage 102: Definition and key components

2020-02-03T10:55:10+00:00March 13th, 2019|Data lineage, Data management|

Nowadays, when someone starts talking to me about data lineage, the first question I ask is: ‘what do you mean by “data lineage”’? What is your understanding of data lineage? Believe it or not, but so far, I haven’t met a person whose definition and understanding of data lineage has perfectly corresponded with mine, or others that I have encountered over the years. The reason for that is that you...

Data Lineage 101: What’s so special about data lineage?

2020-02-03T10:55:10+00:00March 10th, 2019|Data lineage, Data management|

During the past few years, I have noticed a quick growth of interest towards data lineage. Data lineage has become a hot topic in the data management community. Being deeply involved in practical implementation of data lineage for the past two years, I would like to share my knowledge and experience with you...

FP&A partnering: 7 Tips for better communication with your business partners

2018-12-12T16:18:50+00:00December 12th, 2018|FP&A|

FP&A needs to increase its value for the business and the way to do it is through of business partnering. In this article, I would rather like to address a few practical challenges, the following two in particular: who are FP&A business partners, and how we, FP&A professionals...