Roy Wilds, Chief Data Scientist, PHEMI Systems

Roy Wilds, Chief Data Scientist, PHEMI Systems

Roy Wilds is Chief Data Scientist at PHEMI Systems, a big data solution provider that takes advantage of the power, scalability, and flexibility of Hadoop while providing fully integrated privacy, governance, and data management—all built right in. As lead for the data science team, and an expert solutions engineer, Roy is responsible for designing and building data analytics and data science software to extract insights from data. Roy has advanced knowledge in machine learning theory, a strong background in Python, R, and SQL, and substantial expertise using Hadoop’s distributed technologies. He graduated with an Honors Bachelor of Science from Simon Fraser University in the Department of Physics, obtained his Master of Science from McGill University in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, and holds a Doctor of Philosophy in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics from McGill University.