Ben O'Brien

Managing Director

Ben has twenty-five years of experience in financial services.

He specialises in data science, machine learning, credit risk, fraud, forecasting, stress testing, model governance and macro-economic modelling. He has a history of working in management consulting, advising clients on maximising commercial advantage from the effective use of data. He has deep skills in analysis and predictive modelling that he has recently applied to the fields of machine learning and artificial intelligence.

With experience from Experian as a Business Analyst and then a Consultant, Ben joined Jaywing in 2001 as Risk Consultant and went on to become Risk Practice Director. and then Managing Director in 2016.

Ben has been instrumental in the establishment of Jaywing's risk management, data science and analytics services. Ben combines practice management with hands-on analytical and systems/process design consultancy for financial services clients. Experienced in risk matters such as ICAAP, stress testing, credit analytics, modelling, scoring, model monitoring and decision systems, Ben brings a wide array of consultancy expertise to the table.

He has a strong analytical consulting professional with a degree in Mathematics from University College London.