We train data professionals


We are a team committed to using our extensive experience in the field to create and deliver the best training content for new and seasoned users of Microsoft BI products, including Excel and Power BI.

Meet the experts behind Skillwave Training


We are three respected data professionals in the industry, known for our work with Power Query, Power BI, and Excel.

Matt Allington

Matt Allington is one of the founding partners of Skillwave.Training, and the owner and principal consultant at Excelerator BI Pty Ltd. in Australia. He is an expert in Power BI training and has 30+ years of experience in using data to deliver business value. Matt is a Microsoft MVP that specializes in Power BI, Power Pivot, and Power Query. He brings his business and IT experience to solve general business data problems quickly and efficiently.

Miguel Escobar

Miguel Escobar is one of the founding partners of Skillwave.Training, and the principal of Powered Solutions, a Microsoft Gold Partner in Panama. Miguel is an Excel specialist turned Business Intelligence expert using the latest tools from Microsoft – Power BI. He is the co-author of ‘M is for Data Monkey’, a blogger, and a Youtuber of powerful Excel video Tricks. He has been recognized as a Microsoft MVP and is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT).

Ken Puls

Ken Puls is one of the founding partners of Skillwave.Training, and the President and Chief Training Officer of Excelguru Consulting Inc. in Canada. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant, blogger, author, and trainer with over 20 years of business and IT experience. His passion lies in exploring tools to turn data into information, and teaching others how to use them. Ken is a Microsoft MVP and a leading expert in Excel, Power Query, and Power BI.

Private and Group Training


If your team needs help with anything related to Power Query, Power BI, or Excel, we offer discounts for groups of 3 or more people in any of the courses in our online catalogue. We also offer private online training sessions for corporate teams and other groups.

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