James KeirsteadSenior AI Consultant

James has more than 10 years experience applying advanced analytics in the energy, education, and pharmaceutical sectors.  He has led teams to conduct internationally-recognised academic research, to provide operational data services in regulated industries, to design and deliver data-driven organisational change, and to communicate analytics insights to the general public, subject experts, and senior management audiences with clarity and style.  Recent projects include natural language processing of medical texts, the development of fraud detection methods for education analytics, and the optimisation of pricing and operations strategies.

Originally trained as a civil engineer in Canada, James has completed MSc and DPhil degrees in energy policy from the University of Oxford and is currently finishing his MBA at Warwick University, where he is focusing on the strategic management of data science capabilities.