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James Lawrence

Head of Quantitative Research

James is the Head of Quantitative Research within BIT’s Research and Evaluation team and has managed and delivered data science and evaluation projects in policing, road safety and targeting government inspections.

Before joining BIT, James worked as a statistical consultant for RSA insurance UK, applying machine learning techniques to predict customer behaviour. He has also conducted and published statistical ecology research into the population dynamics of North American wildlife, using statistical simulation techniques. James holds a MMath and BA from the University of Cambridge. In his master’s thesis, he examined the effects of measurement error on classification problems.