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We provide a service-led solution for facility management companies who want to take control of their data. This is one of the best facility management tools.

This results in:

Improved business performance and understanding

Confident decision-making from reliable data

Turning your company’s data into insights and actions

Data Analytics for Facilities Management

Benefits of Data Analytics for Facility Management Companies

Understand Operational Performance

Field management software and facility management software may help your company monitor the maintenance and repair activity. Power BI allows you really understand the current status quo. Whether this be planned and unplanned maintenance, engineering activity or compliance, it allows you to bring this data to the right people at the right time to improve your performance.

Improved Workforce Pay and Incentivisation

Power BI can help facility management companies better incentivised their workforce. It can allow analysis of your data to give an in depth analysis of the hours worked and performance. This allows companies to automated incentives and overtime payments to improve productivity and skill retention.


Power BI has advance mapping tools. This means is a great tool to illustrate your geographical data. Whether this be the live locations of your vehicles, a heat map of activity or a understanding of your current customers.

Why choose Select Distinct as your Data Expert?

Our experience in Facility Management

 David Laws Principal Consultant

David Laws has experience in Facilities Management

David studied Engineering, Science and Technology at Loughborough University with a placement year at British Sugar’s engineering project team. He then continued to study and gain vocational consultancy experience at the University of Cambridge on the Advanced Course of Design Manufacture and Management. 

David’s early career was mainly in Leadership roles in FMCG manufacturing company’s. These roles focussed on days and shift management of operational and engineering teams in the production of food, drink and pharmaceuticals. This involved planning and scheduling of maintenance, capital and improvement activities.


During this time David was involved in numerous projects. David used his technical and project management skills to drive process improvements in large organisations including Boots, Kerry Foods and Catalent. These projects included day to day implementation of continuous improvements methodology’s, as well as major engineering capital projects, labour saving and quality improvements. 


David transitioned into data analysis and MI reporting roles. His initial role was supporting 3M with their Excel point of sale (POS) reporting. This role saw him learn and develop ETL and database software skills as well as presenting data in Excel 2013 (the prequel to Power BI). David then moved to contract roles which saw him develop reporting in a cross section of industries, including Energy, FinTech and casual dining.  

David build on his skills ands moved into data engineering roles. These has seen him worked ingesting, integrating and migrating data for several organisations. This has seen him gain knowledge of the data architecture to supplement his reporting skills.

Since moving to Select Distinct in 2022  David has worked with a number of clients across a range of industries. This has included projects involving large facility management companies building building their Power BI reporting.