Venkat joined Edge Research as a Data Scientist in 2017. In this role, he collaborates with our clients and other Edge team members to maximize the strategic information we glean from data analyses. Venkat greatly enjoys math and puzzles and had intensive coursework in mathematical modelling, machine learning and data warehousing while obtaining his undergraduate and graduate degrees. He is particularly passionate about employing advanced statistical methods and machine learning algorithms like regression, boosting, clustering, and text mining to derive strategic implications. His current client roster includes the NFL, the American Forest Foundation, the American Chemical Society, and Operation Homefront.
Venkat completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering at Manipal University and his Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering at Arizona State University. Venkat lives in Maryland and likes spending his weekends hiking and swimming.