Lotte Bransen is a Research Scientist at SciSports. She is a member of the Data Analytics team that develops analytical tools to derive actionable insights from soccer data. An avid soccer player herself, Lotte primarily works on developing machine learning models to measure the impact of soccer players’ in-game actions and decisions on the courses and outcomes of games.
Prior to SciSports, Lotte obtained a Master of Science degree in Operations Research and Quantitative Logistics from Erasmus University Rotterdam and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Utrecht University. In 2018, she received the Football Science Groningen Award for her Master’s thesis on valuing passes during soccer games.