Andrew Somerville

What I do

Andrew is the Director of Data Science at Semetric, the company behind Musicmetric - the leading provider of big data analytics for the music industry.

His work currently focuses on developing creative methods for finding insights and meaning within extremely varied big datasets.


Previously, Andrew has held posts as a Research Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute for Defence & Security Studies (RUSI), and at the King's Policy Institute of King's College London where he specialised in open-source intelligence.

His research and analysis has covered a range of fields including politics, technology, terrorism and international security. Andrew and his work have featured in number of media sources including the BBC Radio, BBC News, Voice of America, China People’s Daily, Open Democracy, the Daily Telegraph and the Daily Mail.