Pratyyush Sinha is currently the Principal Data Scientist at Ahold Delhaize. Ahold Delhaize is a Dutch grocery retail company that provides omnichannel offering to millions of customers across Europe, US and Indonesia. Pratyyush has worked as a data scientist across various verticals like Retail, Telecom, Finance and Healthcare for over 15 years.
In this AMA Session, Pratyyush tells us about his responsibilities as a Principal Data Scientist at Ahold Delhaize and how this company is deploying Data Science capabilities to attain better decision-making. He talks about the data science problems he has worked on and the challenges he encountered while reaching tangible solutions.
Pratyyush speaks about his gambling project in detail and helps us understand how Data Science is being utilized in the gambling industry. He also outlines a few qualities that every budding Data Scientist should have. He then shares his experience of developing a fraud-detection model using self supervised learning. Pratyyush puts forth the set of steps that he follows while solving problems using Data Science for all kinds of businesses. Towards the end of the episode, he shares his views on what the future of the Data Science Industry will look like.