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Professional ​
info​​

Quantitative social scientist, and cross-functional team lead, with an Account Executive's eye for customer needs.

Work​
experience​

Microsoft Inc.

Principal Data And Applied Sciences Manager, Windows, Developers, and Experiences Engineering, 2021–to date

  • Leveraging data and analytics to help one billion plus Windows users accomplish more everyday.

Marriott International Inc.

Director of Marketplace Analytics, 2019–2020

  • Evangelized machine learning, goal setting (OKRs), and customer discovery frameworks to internal startups, resulting in the adoption of a more analytical process, greater resource commitments, and more targeted marketing campaigns.

Nike Inc.

Director of Product Management, Advanced Analytics and Machine Learning, 2018–2019

  • Servant leader for the “Demand Sensing Transformational Initiative”, the most important initiative in Nike Inc.’s digital transformation. Rated highly successful in leadership skills in a highly matrixed organization.

Cambridge Social Science Decision Lab Inc.

Technical Founder, 2013–2018

  • Built “automated statistician” B2B enterprise software to measure the lift of business initiatives using offline A/B tests.

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Research Fellow, Department of Global Health and Population, 2011–2012

  • Led the introduction of applied game theory and causal inference to flagship doctoral seminar on health systems reform. Resulted in a Lecturer job offer (declined).

World Bank Group

Staff Economist, Development Economics Prospects Group, 1999–2006

Skills

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

AGILE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

BUSINESS STRATEGY

CUSTOMER-CENTRIC SELLING

DATA SCIENCE

RESEARCH DESIGN

CAUSAL INFERENCE

APPLIED GAME THEORY

Data Science

PYTHON 3

R

STATA

STAN

GIT

VSCODE

LATEX

SQL

JIRA

TARGETPROCESS

CONFLUENCE

Education

Ph.D. Political Methodology (causal inference)

New York University, 2010.  Completed in 4 years.

M.A. International Economics

Johns Hopkins University, 1999. Graduated with distinction.

B.A. Politics, Philosophy and Economics

Oxford University, 1996