We have arrived at an age where technology, data and information are commodities that we command right at our fingertips. Keith Carter takes us through the possibilities of Big Data and its potential to enhance our knowledge, productivity and lifestyles. By considering the responsibilities, decisions and actions surrounding the use of Data, Keith inspires us to exercise ‘Actionable Intelligence’, in order to improve outcomes and positively impact the lives around us.
Born in Long Island, Keith spent most of his life in New York till moving to Singapore in 2012 where he currently resides. Keith is a Visiting Senior Fellow of Decision Sciences at the National University of Singapore Business School, and Affiliate Professor with NUS Business Analytics Center. As part of his service mandate with Business School, he consults companies such as GUCCI and Goldman Sachs, on Innovation, Customer Centricity, and Actionable Intelligence. As an inventor, he recently received a patent on a financial intelligence tool design. He has previously worked at the Estee Lauder Companies in a variety of global supply chain roles, and Accenture in financial services and government. Keith has a Bachelor’s in Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master’s in Business Administration from Cornell University. Outside of work Keith is an avid sportsman, author, private pilot, fencer, and family man.
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