Benjamin Wegener

Benjamin Wegener

Data Scientist

Ben is a quantitative scientist with extensive experience in experimental design, advanced analytics and reporting. After transitioning from the academic to the corporate sector, he applies his expertise in complex experimental methods to reveal the underlying foundations of today’s current issues.

Ben has worked extensively with Australian research institutions including the University of Melbourne, Monash University and Museum Victoria, carrying out world class scientific research in ARC funded laboratories and publishing in numerous international scientific journals. He also ran his own statistical consulting firm, Real World Data Analysis while working as a Research Assistant at Monash University.

Before joining Newgate Ben worked as a Data Analyst at Evolve Research & Consulting.

Ben has a Bachelor of Science (Biology) Hons. from James Cook University, and a PhD. (Behavioural Evolution) from Monash University. He is also a full member of the Australian Market and Social Research Society.