Siddharth is an Associate Consultant (Data Science and Machine Learning) in Geovale Services.
Siddharth, who carried out his Masters in Data Science and Machine Learning from the University College London (UCL) in UK, has also been a Commonwealth Scholar for his second Masters in Economics from the Warwick University, UK. Siddharth has over 5 years of experience in theoretical and applied Machine Learning Research in the fields of finance, education, health, water and mining. He has experience in building end-to-end machine learning pipelines in these fields He is a specialist in setting up extensive data mining operations for large data analytics.
Siddharth has worked extensively with Python and R, implementing and developing ML techniques ranging from deep learning, transfer learning, multi-task learning, time series analysis, clustering, and optimization.
Siddharth had been a Research and Technical Assistant in the Department of Advance Computing in Indian School of Business, Hyderabad and is a Senior Data Scientist in The Math Company in Bangalore.
Some of Siddharth’s key engagements include:
- Ongoing assessment of climatic data for +100 years in the Mahanadi River Basin to understand the climate change impact and uncertainties in the basin.
- Research and online implementation of learning algorithms for London hedge fund engaged in commodity forecasting. Achieved an 18% improvement in performance metric over their baselines.
- He has successfully designed a bidding strategy for a mining company taking part in a coal mine auction. The estimated revenue earning potential for the company winning this auction was upwards of $2B.
- Developed a data gathering protocol and implemented a classification model to predict the onset of a rare autoimmune condition (health). Successfully pin-pointed the cause through further A/B testing.