An emerging trend in the private equity space is an enhanced focus on data science.
This focus has historically been more on the operations side (post-acquisition) where data scientists have been leveraged to help companies improve performance in many key areas including marketing, business intelligence, financial analysis, and human resources. The advantage of focusing data scientists on the operations side is rather obvious: after an acquisition has occurred, the data challenges and…Continue
Data science had broad applications across many different industries.
If we focus on industries that are in the business of buying (some or all) of a company, then trying to improve the operations before selling then we can identify at least three critical stages for data science to play a significant role.
Added by Howard Friedman on May 29, 2018 at 9:00am — No Comments