Robert Smith is Head of Data Science at IHS Markit where he leads a team of Data Scientists based in London, Gdansk and Bangalore. His team works across diverse business (Financial Services, Automotive, Energy, Maritime & Trade…) to leverage the wealth of IHS Markit proprietary data in products that deliver actionable insights to our clients. He has over 25 years of experience in capital markets in Banco Santander and ABN Amro, where he has built and lead teams of quants & traders and developed models used in production for trading & risk management.