Dominic Ligot, Data Scientist

“Great analytics requires good data and great people. I’m passionate about both.”


Dominic “Doc” Ligot is an entrepreneur and consultant focusing on Fintech, Big Data Analytics, and Digital Transformation. Doc founded Cirrolytix to bring Big Data to Small and Medium Enterprises and is also co-founder and Chief Risk Officer of P2P lender to bring financial inclusion to the BPO sector. Doc is currently working with Dan Meyer on synergies between DMAIPH and Cirrolytix to drive increased adoption of analytics among small and medium enterprises through education and cloud-based technologies.

Doc is a frequent keynote speaker on disruptive innovation and cultural change brought by data. As a trainer he also is an SME and Instructor for Digital Marketing Analytics for the Certified Digital Marketers (CDM) program and also teaches for the Accredited Financial Analyst (AFA) program and various financial analysis courses on MS Excel and open-source technologies. He brings to his engagements more than 17 years experience in data-driven decision making, data management, and analytics previously serving as Practice Partner for Advanced Analytics for leading data and analytics company Teradata and prior to that was Head of Global Risk Analytics and Regulatory at ANZ Bank, and Vice President for Consumer Lending at HSBC. His international experience spans A/NZ, SEA, India, China, and Turkey.

Doc is a Certified Risk Analyst for the American Academy of Financial Management (AAFM) and a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). He has a degree in Business Administration from the University of the Philippines and Certificates in Data-Driven Marketing and Advanced Marketing Research from Cornell University.