: Best of both worlds

About us 

Founded in 2020, our mission is to enable businesses to truly transform into value-driven, data-informed organisations. 


We are a contemporary consulting firm, supporting clients to solve contemporary data problems. We believe our solutions support improved decision making, long-term performance and sustained value creation from data for investors and executives alike.

Adaptive business model to meet client needs

DataDiligence has a highly receptive business model. 


Our core team of data, analytics and investment specialists is surrounded by a network of 50+ experts who we collaborate with on a need-by-need, client-by-client basis.  Meaning that we can scale up or down to meet demand and project scope.  






Adam Votava is a senior data science manager with 10+ years of experience from large corporate, consulting and start-up worlds.


He has built his career around using data science to solve challenging business problems under various contexts. He quickly established himself as a subject matter expert for senior executives in his network. 


Throughout his career, Adam has built and managed many talented teams in international environments. 


In November 2020, Adam co-founded DataDiligence, a specialist consultancy providing data diagnostics to enhance data’s business impact. DataDiligence provides crucial data insights and diligence into strategy, data ops, decision making and M&A.

Adam was born and raised in the Czech Republic. He studied Law and Mathematics at the Charles University of Prague, and obtained master’s degrees in both fields. 

Adam writes a weekly data reading list blog, click here to view and follow.





Chelsea Wilkinson is a senior communications, investor and corporate relations executive with a 20-year track record as a trusted executive and advisor within private equity, M&A, professional services and consulting.  


With extensive international experience, she has led teams through crisis, growth, succession and large-scale M&A. 


In November 2020, Chelsea co-founded DataDiligence, a specialist consultancy providing data diagnostics to enhance data’s business impact. DataDiligence provides crucial data insights and diligence into strategy, data ops, decision making and M&A.

Previously, she was the Head of Corporate Relations for premier African alternative asset manager, Ethos, for 18 years before establishing her own, UK-based boutique consultancy Atholhurst.  

Chelsea is a dual national having split her schooling and career between South Africa and the United Kingdom.  She holds a BA/BSc (hons) Business Studies, and Radio, Film and Television, and is a member of the Institute of Internal Communications, UK.

Chelsea writes a weekly LinkedIn post on data science and private equity.  Her posts can be found in our Points of View section.