Olatunbosun Olaniyan

PhD Candidate in Business and Management Studies, University of Huddersfield

Bosun is a PhD Candidate in Business and Management Studies at the University of Huddersfield. He focuses on Big Data, Data Analytics, Technology, Innovation, and Digitalization in Sports.

He is currently researching the role of data analytics, big data and technology in the sport industry. His research is establishing what the current practices and the utilisation levels of data to inform decision-making are within the sport industry, how the use of technology supports clubs to enhance their learning organisation and be a source of competitive advantage, and the relationships between the implementation of data analytics systems and the on-pitch performances.

Bosun holds a BSc. and an MSc. in Computer Science and Information Systems Management respectively.


  • –present
    PhD Candidate, University of Huddersfield


  • 2014 
    University of Huddersfield , MSc. Information Systems Management
  • 2012 
    Crescent University, Abeokuta., BSc. Computer Science