Rick Payne

Rick Payne is a PhD researcher at the University of Portsmouth examining data science communication in the context of data for good. He is particularly interested in how data science and AI literacy can enable all communities to engage with the benefits and risks of new technologies. Projects Rick has helped We and AI with includethe Living with AI on-line course and the Better Images of AI programme. Rick is a qualified accountant with an MSc in Organistaional Behaviour. He held senior roles in finance before taking on a thought leadership role at the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAEW). Topics covered in this role included the internet of things, advanced data analytics and finance transformation.