Modeling Default Risk for Business Loans
Thomson Nguyen is the Head of Data Science for Square Capital, where his team focuses on mitigating loan default risk, business and operations optimization, and moonshot data product development. He is also a Visiting Scholar at the Courant Institute for Mathematical Sciences at NYU, where his research is in malicious behavior and parallelized decision trees. He was the Founder/CEO of Framed Data, a Y Combinator-backed predictive analytics startup acquired by Square in 2016. He has fond memories of working on math problem sets in 1015 Evans as a Cal undergrad.