Mark Edmondson is one of five official Google Developer Experts for Google Analytics (GDE) in the world and plays an active role in the strategic development of Google’s data analytics product offering. He is also an enthusiastic and loved ambassador for R, taking part in the online community via his blog and on Twitter under @HoloMarkeD. Mark’s background includes an MSci in Physics from King’s College London, and today he works at IIH Nordic as a Data Engineer, working on the architecture of data analysis pipelines mainly in the Google Cloud Platform, using technologies such as BigQuery and Tensorflow to help productionise data science and machine learning models.
Mark is also a well-known international speaker, drawing on his experience of working with a variety of international companies across many sectors, combining the worlds of marketing and analytics. His contributions to open source are headed by his R packages that work with Google Cloud and Analytics APIs, of which the most popular is googleAnalyticsR. On his blog at http://code.markedmondson.me Mark also writes about other aspects of data engineering such as the usage of Docker, Kubernetes and R/Python within data science applications, featuring walkthroughs for data engineering, data science, web analytics, and software development.