Christian Westermann is a Partner in PwC Digital Services, and has over fifteen years of experience in data analytics and IT management. In his career he has managed a number of large-scaled projects in various industries, on national and international level. Christian is leading the Data & Analytics practice for PwC Switzerland – a team of 80 data and modelling specialists, with hands-on experience in artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, robotics, natural language processing, process intelligence, IoT, customer analytics and simulation & modelling. Prior to working for PwC, Christian was specializing in Space Research, and has been part of teams that built satellite-based instruments for ESA and NASA space missions.