Lead Data Scientist

Michael Penrose

Michael is a Lead Data Scientist with a specialisation in Machine Learning. He has experience leading Data Science teams and overseeing a portfolio of Data Science projects.


Typical focus: Data science, Machine Learning, Analytics.

Michael has a background ensuring high quality software delivery with over 10 years of experience in financial services particularly in risk, credit, and equities.

He has also worked at a SaaS startup where he was the Data Science Lead responsible for a portfolio of projects and for shaping the strategic direction of Research working alongside government and academic partners.

He has successfully built Data Science teams both in the workplace and in international Machine Learning competitions where he has successfully finished in the top 1% on several occasions.

He holds a Master's in Applied Data Science from the University of Michigan.