Richard Pugh

Chief Data Scientist


As Chief Data Scientist at Ascent, Rich is passionate about delivering pragmatic advice to leading organisations on data-driven transformation. Having led a wide range of ground-breaking data science projects for some of the most forward-thinking companies in the world, has allowed Rich to make his vision of proactive, data driven business culture a reality. He is a member of the Royal Statistical Society and of the 100 most influential people in data-driven business, DataIQ. Rich works with executives to educate and inspire them on the possibilities of data and analytics, leading to the identification of high-value initiatives that help them create more intelligent, efficient, engaging organisations.

Below is the 2022 seminar guide. 2023 seminars will be released in Summer 2023.