Chris is the Vice President
Analytics & Data Science at E.ON. In this role he actively shapes the
digital strategy of E.ON Germany, aims at creating a more data-driven culture, and
uses algorithms to improve processes for customers and colleagues alike.
Prior to joining E.ON, Chris
was Director Analytics at BurdaForward where he built up the Data Science team
from scratch, establishing infrastructure, processes and a data-driven
innovation culture. While at Burda, his team used data to create a personalized
user experience for Germanys largest online news portal. Chris joined Burda
from Alexander Thamm, a Data Science consultancy, where he managed the
development and implementation of large scale data projects.
Chris holds a PhD, MBR and
masters degree in Economics from the university of Munich. He co-founded (and
now serves as president of) the Munich Datageeks e.V., one of Europes largest
Data Science communities.
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