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Mu Sigma

May 29, 2014 12:37 ET

Mu Sigma Scales Decision Scientist Training Program at Its Austin Center

Mu Sigma Is Leading the Drive Towards Creating a New Talent Pool Called Decision Scientists; Company on Track to Graduate 250+ Decision Scientists by the End of 2015

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - May 29, 2014) - Mu Sigma (, the world's largest pure-play provider of decision sciences and analytics solutions for global enterprise customers, recently graduated its second batch of Decision Scientists from its Austin center. With 75 students having completed its program thus far, Mu Sigma is on track to graduate 250+ Decision Scientists by the end of 2015.

Drawn from the top US schools and from diverse educational backgrounds, program participants are put through a rigorous multi-disciplinary training program combining math, business, technology and behavioral sciences.

Global research firm McKinsey predicts that the United States alone faces a shortage of 140,000 to 190,000 people with analytical expertise. Mu Sigma's training program aims to help close that gap for its clients.

"Mu Sigma Decision Scientists have been deployed across our US client locations and are working with key business stakeholders, helping them institutionalize data-driven decision making within their organizations," said Krishna Rupanagunta, Geography Head, Mu Sigma.

About Mu Sigma

Mu Sigma is a category-defining Decision Sciences and Big Data analytics company helping enterprises institutionalize data-driven decision making. Mu Sigma's unique interdisciplinary approach and cross-industry learning drive innovation in solving high-impact business problems across marketing, risk and supply chain. With over 3000 decision scientists and experience across 10 industry verticals, Mu Sigma has been consistently validated as the preferred Decision Sciences and analytics partner. Mu Sigma provides an integrated decision support ecosystem of products, services and cross-industry best practice processes transforming the way decisions are enabled in enterprises for more than 125 Fortune 500 clients.

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