Inkyu Son

Inkyu Son

Job Title: Chief Analytics Officer

Company: Nexlend Capital Partners LLC

Inkyu Son’s first encounter with analytics began while he was a Ph.D. candidate of computational linguistics at The University of Austin at Texas.  Initially, his textual analyses as a linguist allowed for a natural evolution into various text mining and machine learning methods.  In turn, these experiences led to his fascination with statistics, machine learning, AI, and Big Data.  During his years with Citigroup, he specialized in credit retail analytics, scoring, and dynamic pricing modeling developments. Currently, Inkyu is head of Analytics Department of Nexlend Capital Partners LLC, one of the most rapidly growing companies specialized in marketplace lending, setting the agenda for Big Data and machine learning methodologies, metrics, and analyses based on vigorous research into the nature of disparate sources of the data while driving revenue through portfolio optimization and management.  He also serves Lending Times ( as an editorial board member regularly contributing articles on Big Data analytics.

Speaking at the following:

10.45am - 11.30am
Panel Discussion: The Machine Learning and AI revolution

Machine learning algorithms aren’t new, but the ability to automatically apply complex mathematical calculations to big data – over and over, faster and faster – is a recent development. With steady advances in digitization and cheap computing power, what tangible opportunities does this present for optimizing your business and processes? Human vs. Machine – Discussing… Read more.