Claire leads a team of analysts in the Digital Industry research group at Bloomberg NEF. This global team analyses developments in digital technologies and business models to assess what impact they might have on the future of electricity, oil & gas, mining and manufacturing. The team’s work covers the Internet of Things, data analytics and machine learning, blockchain, cybersecurity, and autonomous robotics. This includes understanding the business strategy of industrials, start-ups, utilities, investors and tech firms.
Previously Claire was a senior member of the advanced transport analyst team at BNEF conducting analysis of lithium-ion battery technologies & costs. Claire regularly presents at conferences, publishes research notes and helps clients navigate the world of start-ups, strategy and technology platforms. Claire holds an MSc from Imperial College’s Sustainable Energy Engineering and a Chemistry BSc from Durham University.
AI is no longer a technology of the future; it is very much the here and now. Renewed support from governments and research centres with AI and Machine-Learning at their core is driving the adoption of these technologies within businesses. The industry needs to understand how to go beyond AI to machine learning and automation.