Alex is a trained statistician and data scientist working in the field of data analytics and Machine Learning on tabular data. He received his M.Sc. degree from the School of Mathematics and Statistics, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, where he is currently pursuing a Ph.D degree in data science. He currently works as a principal analyst at Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and lead researcher of an Integrated Data Infrastructure (IDI) project, exploring the application of data synthesis on social data. His research interests include data-centric AI, tabular data synthesis and explainable AI application on social data.