We make analytics work for our clients by helping our clients convert data into data-informed insights then into a real impact.
MICHIKO I. WOLCOTT, MANAGING PARTNER AND PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT
An 18-year veteran of analytical consulting, Michiko has extensive experience in the areas of analytical project design and execution, analytical product strategy, and organizational effectiveness for data and analytics functions. She has worked globally with clients in financial services, media and communications, retail, healthcare, life sciences, public sector, as well as humanitarian emergency response and disaster management. She is a member of American Statistical Association, Institute of Management Consultants, International Statistical Institute, and International Society for Business and Industrial Statistics, and has spoken at many industry conferences and forums across the North America, Europe, and Latin America.
With fluency in English, Spanish, Portuguese, and Japanese, Michiko has led multi-national practices and has collaborated with clients and colleagues from across the globe. She is a disciplined visionary who brings a unique perspective with a creative yet structured approach to solving business problems, leveraging her broad background that even includes a doctorate in piano performance.
Her prior experience includes serving as the Lead Data Scientist for North Highland promoting analytics best practices, and leading the international analytics practice at Equifax. Currently, she is an executive consultant and transformation manager for Statistics without Borders, a volunteer organization serving non-profit organizations primarily in developing countries, where she also continues to serve as a client coordinator for the Digital Humanitarian Network. Michiko holds a Master of Science in Statistics from Florida State University among other degrees from Florida State University and the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University, and is certified by Pragmatic Marketing in Product Management. She is also the Secretary and an active volunteer in a leadership role for Statistics without Borders, a pro-bono organization providing analytical services to support humanitarian missions.