Annette Li-An Chiu

• 1-year experience of Data Science/ Data Analysis/ Business Intelligence/ Modeling Experience

• 2-year  User Experience Design / User Interface Design / Graphic Design

• Highly organized, analytical and logical thinker with strong communication skills and expertise in solving ambiguous problems in an international environment


National Tsing Hua University| Hsinchu, Taiwan                                                                    Aug 2010 – Jun 2014

  • BS. in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management

Fordham University| New York, New York                                                                                  Aug 2018 – Feb 2020

  • MS. in Data Science, Computer and Information

Professional Experience

Fubon Financial Holding Co., LTD | Taipei, Taiwan                                                             Oct 2020 – Mar 2021

Business Analyst

  • Collaborated with Product Owners to define requirements and evaluate business user needs to ensure compliance with Bank standards and policies
  • Provided analytical support with regards to the setting and monitoring of the Finance and Treasury Costs/budgets and Key Performance Indicators
  • Created mentorship program to help junior analysts develop personal and professional career skills

Chanel | Shanghai, China                                                                                                              Feb 2020 – May 2021

Marketing  Assistant

  • Organized and presented marketing information to executive staff for in-house promotions advertising
  • Tested original assumptions, and wrote and presented a report to management including recommendations for future action
  • Conducted and analyzed quantitative and qualitative research for the campaign

Accenture | New York, New York                                                                                                    Jun 2019 – Dec 2019

Business Analyst

  • Collaborated with Delivery Lead to coordinate communication with the client throughout each project
  • Developed, maintained, and performed processes to continuously monitor data quality and integrity in platform applications with Salesforce Administrator and functional managers to create training materials and documentation for users
  • Analyzed project requirements to design technology best practice business changes for 3 clients

WPIX Television Station | New York, New York                                                                 Nov 2018 – May 2019

Research and Laboratory Assistant

  • Devised improvement plans to enhance operational efficiency and optimize reimbursement.
  • Collaborated with Emmy Award-Winning team to design and institute analytics and strategy reports
  • Implemented policies to maximize revenue on promotional activities across multiple media channels

Change Fashion, Inc. | New York, New York                                                                         Aug 2017 – Oct 2018

Associate Marketing Manager

  • Tracked sales of the category weekly and provided key highlights, challenges, and opportunities to the squad (eCommerce, Operations, Sales Planning, and Advanced Analytics)
  • Monitored reviews, ratings, and consumer sentiment, thereby enabling the reporting of learnings and insights to the fashion industry
  • Collected, aggregated, and synthesized sales, market, and consumer data before distribution to syndicate partners

Abacus Business Computers LLC | New York, New York                                                    Nov 2016 – Aug 2017

Business Intelligence Analyst

  • Created visually impactful dashboards in Excel and Tableau for data reporting purposes
  • Generated consistent, relevant site traffic and leads from company social media followers
  • Analyzed large data sets and created meaningful insights to support the planning of long-term strategic initiatives

Formosa Plastics Group | Taipei, Taiwan                                                                             May 2015 – Aug 2016

Project Manager

  • Provided support of existing applications, including resolving issues and implementing requested changes
  • Assessed current market trends, identifying and evaluating future technologies in the plastics group
  • Collaborated with the business stakeholders across all areas encompassing IT group to implement project plans in security and technical architecture

Extracurricular Activities

Medium, Amateur Data Science Writer                                                                                    Aug 2018 – Current

  • Published an article on experiment design covering all concepts from the control group to sample size
  • Co-authored a paper on the application of linear algebra in machine learning models
  • Edited an essay submission on the topic of data visualizations and mining process from wrangling to scraping

Researcher, NUS, and Keio CUTE Center                                                                              Aug 2014 – Apr 2015

  • Collaborated on fundamental research in the general area of Interactive Digital Media targeted at addressing the future of interactive, social, and communication media
  • Adapted a user-centric approach throughout multi-faceted disciplines to bridge the gap between the user and the technology
  • Created user and industry-driven reports to guide the creative process of the CUTE center
  • Wrote on the topic of “Multimodal Digital Taste Experience.”
  • Authored on the topic of “3D Printing for Customized Food Fabrication Contribution.”

7th International Conference, VAMR 2015(Part of HCI International 2015) Los Angeles, CA

Multimodal Digital Taste Experience with D'Licious Vessel   Aug 2-7 2015

Contribution: Questionnaire and prototype design and conduct user behavior analytics. Using Excel for Statistical Analysis and data vitalization.  

43rd North American Manufacturing Research Conference, NAMRC 43, UNC Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

A Review on 3D Printing for Customized Food Fabrication   June 8-12, 2015

Contribution: Questionnaire and prototype design and conduct user behavior analytics. Using Excel for Statistical Analysis and data virtualization.  

Social Network-Based Recommend System                                             

NTHU IEEM Graduation project -Award for excellent performance - Submitted for Industrial Management & Information Technology Innovation Seminar July 2014

Skills and Interests

  • Technical: Proficient in Python, R, SQL, C, Python, Tableau, and other widely used computer applications
  • Hobbies: Fashion, writing, biking, painting, and playing 3 instruments (flute, piano, and guitar)
  • Language: Native Mandarin Speaker and Complete Fluency in English and Japanese 


Taiwanese Data Professionals at WeWork New York  2017        

It’s About Time, Data People | Marketing Data Analyst @ ChangeFashion 

Harvard Business School Startup Studio 2017                               

Inspiring Women Share How They Became Data Scientists