Episode 72

Building High Performing Data Teams (with Syafri Bahar)

October 4th, 2021
learning data science

In this episode of DataFramed, we speak with Syafri Bahar, VP of Data Science at Gojek about building high-performing data teams, and how data science is central to Gojek’s success. 

About Syafri Bahar

Syafri is the Vice President (VP) of Data Science at Gojek. He obtained his master's degree in Applied Mathematics (Financial Engineering) from Twente University and a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Brawijaya University. He graduated from both universities with honors (cum-laude). He is a former VP of Data Science at FinAccel. Prior to that, he has spent 9+ years living and working in the Netherlands as a Quant (quantitative modeler) at various Financial Institutions ranging from banks, insurance, asset management, consultancy, etc.