Rachel Kirkham joined MindBridge in January 2020 and delivers expertise at the intersection of data science and accounting. Previously, at the UK National Audit Office, she started as an Assistant Auditor and eventually rose to Head of Data Analytics Research. For over twelve years, Kirkham has bridged the gap between deep data analytics and complex market requirements, developing applications and visualizations that solve real problems in auditing and finance.
Kirkham is an ACA-qualified chartered accountant, subject matter expert for the ICAEW, founding member of R-Ladies Global, and forum member of the Bank of England and FCA-convened Artificial Intelligence Public Private Forum. Kirkham often speaks on the importance of diversity in STEM.