22 November 2021

In Focus: Leadership with ForthPoint

In this fortnight's episode of In Focus, we speak with John Brodie CEO of ForthPoint (formerly joint CEO and Founder of Aquila Insight) is a data science veteran, devoting more than 20 years of his career to helping businesses become data led in their decision making. He grew Aquila Insight from two to 200 people and stepped out onto the global stage with its acquisition by the Dentsu Aegis Network.

John has served as an integral member of the Scottish data community – acting as a board member for The Data Lab, investor in new Scottish based start ups including Zumo, Visible Capital, Gigged AI and Pawprint. He has been named one of Data IQ’s 100 most influential people in data.

How can we make the data science and technology communities more diverse?

Diversity, Inclusion and Attracting talent - John Brodie - ForthPoint-1
Diversity, Inclusion and Attracting talent - John Brodie - ForthPoint-1

How did you define your leadership style and learn to recover from some of your biggest mistakes?

Permission to Fail - John Brodie - ForthPoint-1


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