29 November 2021

In Focus: Leadership with Abrdn

In this fortnight's episode of In Focus, we speak with Martin Thorn, Head of Data Science at Abrdn about training up the next generation of data scientists, passing on his knowledge and how he helps data scientists understand business needs and communicate their objectives so they align with business goals. 

Abrdn is a global investment company and asset manager committed to helping our customers achieve their financial goals. Abrdn is a global investment company and asset manager committed to helping our customers achieve their financial goals.

How did you hone your leadership style?

Martin Thorn0.1 - honing leadership style

 

Remote working has changed a lot of things, how did you adapt your leadership style to support your team? 

Martin Thorn0.5 - adapting leadership style

 

What do you look for in the people that are joining your team? 

Martin Thorn_1 - how he builds his teams

 

How do you teach the newer data scientists in your team to reconcile the work they want to do with business objectives?

Martin Thorn0.4 - helping data scientists understand business

 

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