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James Lawrence


Head of Data Science

James is the Head of Data Science within BIT’s Research and Evaluation team. Before joining BIT, James worked as a statistical consultant for RSA insurance UK, applying machine learning techniques to predict customer behaviour. He has also conducted and published statistical ecology research into the population dynamics of North American wildlife, using statistical simulation techniques. James holds a MMath and BA from the University of Cambridge. In his master’s thesis, he examined the effects of measurement error on classification problems.

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