Malcolm Chisholm and Heiner Oberkampf

Malcolm Chisholm is an independent consultant over 25 years of experience in data management and has worked in a variety of sectors. Chisholm is a well-known presenter at conferences in the US and Europe, a writer of columns in trade journals, and an author of three books. In 2011, Chisholm was presented with the prestigious DAMA International Professional Achievement Award for contributions to Master Data Management. He can be contacted at or via the website He is based in Orlando, Florida, USA. Heiner Oberkampf is Head of Data Governance at OSTHUS and a co-founder of Accurids Inc. His approach to data governance has a strong focus on customers, business value and cross-organizational collabo¬ration. Working as an intermediate between business and technical community, Heiner helps clients to translate their business needs and goals into an information and data governance strategy. He is based in Aachen, Germany and can be contacted at