Michael Cheetham

Data Science & Innovation Team Manager

Care Quality Commision

About Michael

Michael has spent most of his career in environmental and health regulation, with an intermission in academia, acquiring a PhD in paleoclimatology from the University of Southern California. He has worked for the Care Quality Commission since 2014 and leads the data science programme. The CQC aims to be an intelligence driven regulator and key challenges for data scientists include understanding risk in providers and making the most of the unstructured data it holds.