Bill Bachrach

  • Bill Bachrach is the Senior Data Scientist in Hodges Ward Elliott’s data team.  He is responsible for finding, exploring and analyzing hard to reach data to give HWE’s clients the benefit of novel analytic insights more traditional CRE brokerages do not pursue.
  • Mr. Bachrach joined Hodges Ward Elliott’s data team in October 2016.  Prior to HWE, Bill was a data scientist at Messina Quantitative Research, a market research firm specializing in British politics. As the first member of the data science team he explored a wide range of methods and implemented.
  • Bill graduated Florida State University prior to attending Liaoning Normal University studying Mandarin in Dalian, China. After returning Bill attended the Florida State University Political Science PhD program. His research focused on utilizing social media and machine learning to understand public opinion. He exited with an MS in quantitative political science to pursue private sector data science.

Veronica Lee

  • Veronica Lee is a Data Scientist in the Research team at Hodges Ward Elliott.  She specializes in developing market insights and investment strategies through financial analysis and full stack computational data analytics including data mining, descriptive analysis and visualization, statistical modeling, and machine learning.
  • Ms. Lee joined the firm in 2019.  Prior to HWE, she covered Market/Credit Portfolio Risk Management at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and conducted Strategy research projects at Columbia Business School and HEC Paris.
  • Ms. Lee earned a B.A. with majors in Economics and Chinese from the University of Virginia and an M.A. in Quantitative Methods with Data Science focus from Columbia University.