Deputy Chief Economist and Head of Social Data Science
Financial Conduct Authority
Karen Croxson is Deputy Chief Economist and Head of Social Data Science at the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). She leads the FCA’s scientific research agenda, integrating economics, data science, and behavioural science to analyse retail and wholesale markets, inform policy, and improve FCA internal operations (e.g., people science). Before specialising in data science she worked as an academic economist at Oxford University and a strategy consultant at McKinsey & Company.