Filippo Focacci Ph.D. is the founder and CEO of DecisionBrain, a high-tech company that combines Optimization, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to create innovative decision-support solutions that drive operational productivity and efficiency. Before founding DecisionBrain, Filippo Foccaci worked for ILOG and IBM for over 15 years where he held several leadership positions in consulting, R&D, Product Management, and Product Marketing in the area of Supply Chain and Optimization. He received a Ph.D in Operations Research (OR) from the University of Ferrara (Italy) and has over 15 years of experience applying OR techniques in industrial applications in several optimization domains.
When planning for a day of business, how do you calculate the numerous factors that may affect your bottom-line revenue? For Serco, a company which operates a bike-sharing service throughout London, the answer was in their data.