Nicole Büttner-Thiel is an entrepreneur, economist and data enthusiast. Her passion is to make new technologies useful to companies and people. She is a partner at MerantixLABS and founded DataQuotient, a data analytics and artificial intelligence consulting firm and expert platform helping companies to both bridge the talent gap within their organisation and implement AI and machine learning to create real value. Nicole trained as an economist and econometrician at the University of St.Gallen, Stockholm School of Economics and Stanford University.
She is also a lecturer and speaker about Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics. Nicole is also active in German politics, passionate about bringing digital technologies to government. Nicole has been selected a Young Leader by the Aspen Institute and serves on the Board of Alumni of her Alma Mater University of St.Gallen.