Christine Foster is a commercial leader with data science and machine learning expertise. As Managing Director for Innovation at The Alan Turing Institute, she is responsible for driving forward the institute’s goal to translate its data science and artificial intelligence research into real-world impact. Previously, she has worked with Virgin Media, Liberty Global, a fintech startup, American Express, and EMI Music, building talented technical teams and implementing algorithms into production. Christine started her career as a strategy consultant with Bain & Company. She holds an MBA from INSEAD and a BA in economics from the University of Toronto.