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Ben Yi, WG’10

Chief Data Scientist

Ben Yi, WG’10 is the Chief Data Scientist at Focus and Locus. He is an expert in Data Analytics, Machine Learning, AI, and Pricing.

 Ben is formerly the Optimisation Lead at ROKT, utilising the latest machine learning and AI technologies to improve predictions and enhance business performance indigital advertising. After Wharton, Ben joined Boston Consulting Group in San Francisco and became a topic specialist in Pricing. Upon returning to Australia, Ben joined Telstra initially as General Manager of Pricing and later joined muru-D, Telstra’s startup accelerator, and mentored early stage technology companies.

 Ben holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Engineering Science) and Bachelor of Commerce (International Business) from University of Auckland. Ben is a Taiwanese New Zealander and is fluent in Mandarin Chinese. Ben is the President of Wharton Club of Australia and New Zealand.