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Megan Yates Chief Scientist at Ixio Analytics


Megan founded Ixio Analytics in 2012 after seeing a need for strong, data-led analytics and modelling in business. As Chief Scientist at Ixio Analytics, Megan leads Ixio Analytics’ big data and advanced modelling programs. Her background in Evolutionary Biology allows her to bring a rigorous scientific approach to problem solving. With experience in the Financial Services, Retail, Digital Media and Insurance industries and proven results in crafting big data-driven solutions, Megan helps organizations looking to derive value from their data and make changes that disrupt their industries by harnessing the power of data. Megan has developed several predictive modelling solutions around customer payment behaviour, resulting in additional revenue of over $100 million for clients. More recently, Megan has been part of the team developing Zindi, an African competition platform.

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