About Suresh Sood

Suresh Sood, PhD is Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand's data scientist. 

Sood writes thought leadership articles, books and presents at conferences about shaping markets and conveying new ideas. Sood studied physics at London University and holds an MBA from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS). At UTS, Soood has led Academic Programs Development, providing thought leadership in the development of the popular trans-disciplinary Master of Data Science and Innovation.

Sood's PhD delivers software algorithms to commercial clients (datafication.com.au) who wish to understand customer experiences through tracking human emotions during social media interactions with brands.

As senior vice president of Reuters Consulting /TIBCO Finance, Sood was instrumental in working with major financial institutions to help develop technology and execute strategy to implement e-commerce for trillions of dollars of foreign exchange. From pioneering work with Standard Chartered in Singapore and Hong Kong, Sood created over $1.2b of value in innovative new online services for foreign exchange and traded options across Australia, China, India, Singapore and Thailand.

Posts by Suresh Sood

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  1. Big data accounting - the predictive accountant

    The rise of a new accounting paradigm – big data accounting...

  2. Tools and techniques of the predictive practice

    What if you could harness technology to see into the future? Welcome to the “predictive practice”...

  3. How accountants can harness the new data power of drones

    Drones are a major source of Big Data and are changing accounting and audit in a seismic shift...

  4. Skills for The Professionals of 2020: Big Data Accounting Course

    Macquarie Uni and Chartered Accountants ANZ launch Australia’s first university course module combining big data and accounting...