Data Science Advisor
Garrett Teoh is a data science strategist who partners with CEOs and top management senior executives to improve business outcomes and driving profitable growth by leveraging on data science initiatives and opportunities. He is currently the Head of Artificial Intelligence, Ascend Money, an ASEAN fintech company which is part of major Thai conglomerate, Charoen Pokphand Group. Prior to his current post, Garrett was the Director of Applied Intelligence for Accenture Digital, where he was responsible for providing analytics consultancy and delivering solutions within the ASEAN region. Garrett strongly believes that the art of data science is becoming the new art of strategy in this highly competitive era. Garrett is ranked World's top 500 data scientist on Kaggle, where millions of data scientists compete against each other on data science competitions, using real business problems and data. He has won 7 medals and a Master title on Kaggle. Garrett has in-depth experience in serving companies across multiple industries within ASEAN in data science projects spanning credit risk scoring, products recommendation, customer service analytics, customer 360 profiling, behavioural analysis, next-best-actions, propensity models, churn analytics, anti-money-laundering, fraud detections, anomaly detections, equipment throughput optimisation, human genetics analysis, among others. In addition to his extensive data science experience, Garrett is also the data analytics instructor for General Assembly data science courses, Adjunct Faculty member of Singapore Management University for Artificial Intelligence in Law and Legal Analytics programme. Garrett holds a Bachelor of Computer Science and Masters of Science degrees from Singapore Nanyang Technological University. Garrett has co-authored several biomedical publications on top leading journals and he is also the contributing author for Lexis Nexis Practical Guidance on Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain.