Speaker "Dale Richards" Details
Lead Strategist, Data and Data Commerce
Intersection of Big Data for Finance & Alternative Data
Exploring the predictive value in newly monetized sources of Alternative Data
• Dale is a global technology leader, entrepreneur and investor. He is the Founder & Managing Partner of Island 20 Ventures, a strategy and management advisory firm in the fields of data management, big data, analytics, technology, business strategy and data monetization.
• Focused on growth and value creation strategies, he has served as an executive, advisor and board director and held senior operating roles with leading software, data & consulting firms including First Derivatives (President, North America & Head of Global Data Strategy); Reference Data Factory (Board); LakeFront Data Ventures, Enterprise Data Management (EDM) consultancy (CEO / Founder); SunGard (Chief Data Officer & President of EDM); EDM Council (Founder); FAME Information Services, a Warburg Pincus-backed firm (President & CEO); Benton Associates, global software & data solutions for quantitative analytics (Founder & CEO).
• Dale servers as a senior strategy advisor , investor and / or board member with several organizations; Toronto Stock Exchange (Big Data, Timeseries and Analytics); Quandl (Marketplace for Financial Data); Datactics (Big Data Quality & Fuzzy Logic Analytics); LookBookHQ (Content Marketing & Predictive Analytics); TickTrade Systems (FX trading and price distribution); Jazz Apprenticeship Program (NYC-based educational / mentoring program for young musicians)