Yangcheng Huang is currently Director of Software Engineering, Data & Analytics at Truata. He is responsible for Truata’s core platforms for risk assessment, anonymization and privacy preserving analytics, combining cutting-edge big data engineering, privacy-preserving machine learning algorithms with multi-cloud technologies. His interests include data privacy, big data analytics, data mining and machine learning. He has published 33 patents and 30+ peer reviewed research papers. Yangcheng holds a B.Eng. and a M.Eng. from Xi’an Jiao Tong University, China, and a PhD from University College London (UCL), UK.