The Art of Data Science



David R. Hardoon, PHD

David has extensive experience in applying advanced technology to solve the complex business problems for decades. He'd like to consider himself as a data artist instead of a pure data scientist. He's now the Chief Data Officer and Head of the Data Analytics Group (DAG) at the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). The DAG leads MAS’ efforts to harness the power of data analytics to unlock insights, enhance the supervision of financial institutions, and make regulatory compliance more efficient for financial institutions. Besides, he's also an active entrepreneur who leads the PriceTrolley as the Co-founder.

David's rich exposures in both business consultancy and academic research grants him deep insights in shaping and driving new innovation with analytical mindset. He used to take the responsibility for navigating analytical business in SAS and EY. He's also the advisory member of SUSS and SMU.

Dr.Hardoon received a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence with First Class Honors at Royal Holloway, University of London and a PhD in Computer Science in the field of Machine Learning from the University of Southampton.