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Duncan Bain

Duncan Bain

Senior Data Scientist, Scottish Power
Scientist. Data Scientist. Beekeeper Although Duncan's academic background is in bio-sciences he joined ScottishPower 13 years ago, having previously worked in the financial services sector, to work in telephony planning. Since then he has have worked in credit risk and marketing as well as playing a key role in the response to the recent CMA probe into the energy sector before taking up his current post. Over the last four years he has grown the data science team from two to thirteen members that is part of the larger Data & Insight team which, headed by Gail Miller, is responsible for the whole UK Retail data estate, on premise and in the cloud. He manages a diverse portfolio of projects from sales lead generation to churn modelling and next best action. In the last 12 months his team have added NLP, audio processing and computer vision projects to the mix.
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