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My chat with James Le about my experience, leadership, agile, ML in production, writing, and more.
What I Learnt about evaluating ideas from first-hand participation in a hackathon.
How hard work, many failures, and a bit of luck got me into the field and up the ladder.
Technical challenges easy compared to business and people issues. Sharing at the BDA Summit.
Culture >> Hierarchy, Process, Bureaucracy.
And my idiosyncratic journey to VP of Data Science at Lazada (Alibaba). A Lunchtime chat at INSEAD.
How being a Lead / Manager is different from being an individual contributor.
If things are not failing, you're not innovating enough. - Elon Musk
How Lazada ranks products to improve customer experience and conversion at Strata 2016.