Anh Hoang Duc

Anh Hoang Duc

Business Analytics professional


About me

My name is Anh Hoang Duc, a Business Analytics professional from Hanoi, Vietnam. I have a background in Quantitative Methods in Economics & am a co-founder of, a group of data-addicted R users specializing in data analytics with the dream to bring the power of R & analytics to Vietnam. I am also an instructor of RStudio & Datacamp in Vietnam, providing various aspects of R such as data analysis, data wrangling, data vizualization or predictive modelling with R.

Currently, I am employed by VPBank as the head Retail Banking Analytics department in Business Intelligence Competency Center, Enterprise Data & Analytics Division. My responsibility is to build a team with strong analytics capabilities to solve a wide range scope of Analytics in Retail Banking, from standard BI to Advanced Analytics to solve real business problems within the bank. The team has been applying various techniques to help the bank understand customers better and make better decisions, such as customer segmentation, preventing customer churn, building next best offers or analyzing marketing effectiveness.


  • Business Analytics
  • Predictive Modeling
  • Digital Analytics
  • Machine Learning
  • Customer Behaviors
  • Customer Segmentation
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data Management
  • Data Governance


  • Msc in Quantitative Methods in Economics & Information System, 2014

    Warsaw School of Economics

  • BSc in Quantitative Methods in Economics & Information System, 2012

    Warsaw School of Economics



Evaluate marketing effectiveness using web scraping techniques

Using web scraping techniques to collect marketing data from 3rd party to measure the effectiveness of marketing campaign

Analyze customer location with spatial analytics

Using Google geolocation service & spatial analytics to analyze customer locationd

Analyze customer’s description using text-mining

Using text-mining techniques to have better understanding of customer transaction purposes

Build recommendation engine for VPBank’s customers

Using apriori algorithm to find frequent patterns and build recommendation engine for all products and customers for VPBank

Predict credit card attrition

Using Gradient Boosting Machine with H2O platform to predict customers who may close credit card

R package for Analytics automation

Build an R package to standardize & to automate common analytics tasks for Analytics team

Search engines for data terms

Build a search engine to find data terms in new Data WareHouse efficiently

SQL auto documentation

Build a tool to extract and separate comments & code in SQL scripts


I am teaching Data Analytics courses with Smart Train & Ranalytics:

Recently, I have joined some conferences and workshops. During which, I am very happy to share my experience on building analytics capabilities & on implementing use cases for attendees from different industries.

  • Practical Implementation of RPA, AI and Machine Learning in Financial Services, Singapore (28-30 January, 2019) on Working with AI & customer analytics for better engagement
  • Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (19 Mar, 2018)
  • Next BigTech Asia Conference/Workshop, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (12-16 Mar, 2018)
  • R users meetup - Experience sharing about Business Analytics (Mar, 2017)

Shiny apps

Apart from my work, I really enjoy my time to create shiny apps to automate some common analysis problems for my team, some of them are as follows: