Richard
Knight

Director, BI & Advanced Analytics

Mr. Knight currently serves as the Director of the Advanced Analytics and Data Science domain area within Acumen Solutions' Global Services team, having spent his 11+ year career in the field of data and analytics. In this role, Mr. Knight is responsible for Acumen Solutions’ Analytics and Data Science delivery teams & capabilities, and works closely with Solution & Account teams on the development of Analytics & Data Science related solutions. Mr. Knight also serves as an Analytics & Data Science Subject Matter Expert, bringing strategic thought leadership to Acumen Solution's clients to help them drive business value and insights from their data. He is experienced in developing solutions using Business Intelligence, Data Visualization and Data Science cohesively to drive descriptive, diagnostic, predictive and prescriptive analytics solutions that solve business problems.

Prior to Acumen Solutions, Mr. Knight specialized in applications of data analytics in fraud detection and prevention for the financial services industry, defining models to predict likely fraudulent patterns and indicators. Mr. Knight holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from the University of Leeds, United Kingdom.