As a data-scientist I specialise in finance and blockchain domains. I’m an expert python developer, and there’s a tonne of things I still want to learn about web development and data science. I enjoy working with
Plotly in particular. I designed this blog using
Here is a brief history of my career so far, there’s more information on my experience page:
In 2020 I succeeded in building awesome web apps, and failed horribly at marketing them.
In 2019 I began freelancing as a data specialist at Uber and as a senior Data Scientist at Shell
In 2018 I joined a Blockport, a startup Cryptocurrency exchange, as their only Data Specialist. I built the tools we needed to answer questions and collect metrics.
In 2017 I qualified as a chartered accountant and became a financial consultant.
In 2014 I moved to London and began work as an external financial auditor for banking clients. I also began qualifying as a chartered accountant with the ICAEW.
In 2010 I began my PhD researching granular materials at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna, Austria.
In 2009 I graduated from Edinburgh University with a masters degree in Civil Engineering. The Great Recession had arrived and I found a job at Starbucks. This made me curious about finance and I resolved to one day understand how banks work.
Information about my work researching silos and granular flows can be found here. If you’d like to know when I publish something new on this site, please subscribe for updates. I don’t send emails as often as I make new posts.