Business Intelligence

As independent experts in business process management and BI, our expertise helps your Decision-Making Process, Performance Management, Business Transformation, Business Systems, Business Intelligence and more.

Unlock the hidden value of your data

Businesses continually waste precious resources due to the lack of integrated information processes. Teams that work in silos delays your business from making better decisions - resulting in missed opportunties to improve performance.

Your Data Estate®

Your businesses Data Estate® describes your entire information infrastructure that supports your business strategies and day-to-day operations. Using our expertise and experience, we improve our clients’ position by delivering the solution required to provide relevant information at all levels of the organisation.

Altus is the leading independent expert specialising in and focusing exclusively on the postal, logistics and distribution industries. Our data-driven business intelligence helps you leverage endless possibilities from arguably your most valuable asset. We can demonstrate
End-2-End insights that prioritise improvements for decision making,
return on investment, and increase
your profitability.

Our solutions provide your business with a quantitative, qualitative assessment of your current processes, data and strategies against future growth areas and emerging technologies. These result in a roadmap that will help you quantify, visualise and digitise your business data to ensure you make better decisions.

Altus trusted intelligence value chain

Our data intelligence and analytics software can produce an invaluable insight into your businesses performance. Our analysis provides visualisation of the current state and identifies areas of opportunity for improvement. We demonstrate fact and data-based visualisation, helping you to make smarter decisions based on data and facts.
No business can move forward with artificial intelligence until they understand business intelligence. You will be amazed at what we can delivery for you.

Insight & analytics

Drive meaningful change by quickly discovering insight from your businesses data and build more intelligent applications that allow you to improve performance and increase profitability. At the same time, interactive dashboards and self-service data platforms surface the information you need to inform your decisions.

Improving process management through intelligence

altusBI offers multiple uses of data visualisation, and this will demonstrate how your business can leverage the possibilities to improve business process management and intelligence. The stages detailed below provides insight into our approach and methodology.

Approach & methodology

Combine & clean


With the vast amount of data your business holds, it can be challenging to make sense of it all. altusBI connects to a range of channels of incoming data and models it to establish relationships. Hidden trends in the data points provide the foundations of a strategic data-set. The data is cleansed and transformed before algorithms are applied to ensure accuracy and efficient processing.


Manage & view


After the blending and cleansing process, we are then able to provide insights into your data. All of the trends start becoming evident in the form of data and analytics reports. We begin to gain answers to critical business questions, enabling altusBI to identify the key for optimisation and improvement. The data output can be produced in various formats -turning data into actionable intelligence.

Understand the opportunities


We can report this data is to represent it visually. This is a crucial element of our offering. Using the correct dashboards and charts can make a massive difference in the way data visualisation impacts your business. By visualising the data, trends become apparent, and opportunities for business process improvement becomes clear.


Strategies & optimise


altusBI will empower your business to understand the entire story behind vast quantities of data. Our analytics platform will give you the confidence to make data-driven decisions based on robust data modelling.

Using data to make
smarter decision

The data that your business produces is the key to understanding your current position and unlocking improved performance.

Our powerful solutions help you identify and address your misaligned business data.

Create actionable intelligence from your business’ data.

Postal Consultancy


Our Clients

Don’t just take our word, listen to our clients.

Steph Field
Head of Group Procurement
DFS appointed Altus for a print & postal services project, and we were delighted with the commitment and dedication of the team. They also helped deliver a significant ROI and I would highly recommend their professional services.
Michael Stevens
Commercial Lead – Corporate Services
Ofsted engaged Altus on several projects during 2020-22 through the Crown Commercial Service frameworks. Altus remained an integral part of the Ofsted team by guiding the transitioning to the new, improved solution. We were delighted with the quality of the work that Altus consistently produced.
Brian Mahady
Finance Director, First Data
I had the privilege of working with the team at Altus as the company reviewed our print & postal costs. They were dedicated professionals demonstrating a high level of integrity. Altus are results-driven, proactive, broad-minded, and well organized. They are an example to consultancy firms. I would highly recommend Gary to anyone anywhere in the world.
Simon Partridge
Director & General Manager, Xerox
The team at Altus has excellent subject matter expertise and are extremely customer-centric in their approach and Gary Sweeney in particular is an absolute team player. He is personable, responsive and provided genuine value in every engagement. When we have required expert advice on print, postal, or couriers, we always turn to Altus.
Dean Smith
Divisional Director, Adare
In order to deliver value to our client base, you need excellent partners. Altus provides this in spades; not only delivering solutions and guidance on legislation but more importantly providing tailored consultancy to help deliver optimised solutions. Gary Sweeney’s knowledge of the print, postal & courier market is second to none.
Frank Robertson
Senior Manager, HBOS
When HBOS wanted to consolidate their print & postal infrastructure and take advantage of new opportunities in the postal market they turned to Altus. We have worked together over several years and they have delivered significant recurring savings for our business.
Alison Matthews
Customer Service Manager, United Utilities
One of the benefits we received from working with Altus was the value they added throughout several procurement exercises. They worked closely with us to secure winning bids and their expertise was a key factor in our success. I would not hesitate in recommending Altus.
Brenda Stevenson
Chairperson, Resolvecall
Resolvecall’s mailing services to customer is at the heart of our business. Although we have an excellent understanding of postal services, we wanted additional expertise to enhance customer benefits so we Altus involved.
Ken Burrell
Head of Procurement & Facilities Management, Allied Irish Bank
It was excellent to be able to work with Altus who are such an enthusiastic, informed and capable supplier. I was delighted with the added value that Altus provided our procurement process and even more delighted with the savings they delivered.
Andrew Hobbs
Supplier Relationship Manager, RSA Group
One of our major suppliers had proposed a change in our processes in the area of postal management. We asked Altus to provide an independent assessment and their approach was professional, rigorous and thorough. Their unique knowledge and skills have been invaluable to our business.
Gordon Samson
Managing Director, Williams Lea Tag
One of our major suppliers had proposed a change in our processes in the area of postal management. We asked Altus to provide an independent assessment and their approach was professional, rigorous and thorough. Their unique knowledge and skills have been invaluable to our business.
Cara Murphy
Senior Manager, Lloyds Banking Group
The overall cost effectiveness and efficiency of our operation improved considerably thanks to the involvement of the Altus management team. It was a pleasure working with such motivated and knowledgeable consultants.

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