Eden Britt

Eden Britt

Chief Data Officer HR, Group Head People Analytics

HSBC

A passionate believer in the power of Data Science and Big Data. Through exploring relationships in individual data sets and combining them with other internal / external data sets, statistical relationships, correlation and connections can be used to predict outcomes and provide the insights required to drive real business performance. As Chief Data Officer for HR and Global Head of People Analytics at HSBC, Eden is responsible for the strategy and execution of Reporting and Business Intelligence, People Analytics Consulting, Workforce planning, Organisational design, Data Science as well as Data Governance, Data Architecture and Data Quality. His teams tackle many of today’s analytical challenges on a daily basis, from manipulating and connecting large data sets, delivering HR data insights and MI (in an organisation with over 240,000 employees and 70+ countries) and trying to uncover the most important business constraints and address the people constraints within them. Prior to joining HSBC, Eden spent the last 12 years working in Banking and High Tech with Standard Chartered Bank and Cisco Systems. Having worked in the Middle East and Asia Eden returned to London in 2016. He has been described as an evangelist, self-starter, charmer, comedian and a world citizen. His strengths lie in big picture thinking, ideas, relationship building and individualization.