Sarah Sun has almost a decade of experience from the financial industry with a specialty in data value creation. Educated at the University of Waterloo with a double major in Mathematical Finance and Statistics, she has a broad array of experience covering business analytics, predictive modeling, data science, recruiting, innovation, ventures, data governance, monetization, and strategy. As Chief Data Strategist for GoldSpot Discoveries, she is focused on driving long-term growth and revenue through a new approach to resource investing – the combination of fundamental investing and AI-quantitative investing for the resource market.
A self-proclaimed math nerd, Sarah’s other passion is advanced mathematics education for secondary students. She has served as lecturer, organizer, and coach for various math groups in Ontario for more than a decade, and had the privilege of being Deputy Leader and Coach for Math Team Canada at both the International Mathematics Olympiad in 2017, and for Canada’s first appearance at the European Girls Math Olympiad in 2018. She will be leading Math Team Canada once again in 2019.