OUR STORY

Elder Research is the most experienced consultancy specializing in data science and advanced analytics solutions. We create a sustainable competitive advantage for clients by combining creative people, proven systems engineering, and custom software to deliver actionable solutions that transform data into business value. Elder Research can provide analytics consulting support throughout the journey—from training and mentoring, to creating stand-alone analytic solutions, to helping build a team to develop solutions in-house.  We solve business problems as well as data problems. 

Founded in 1995 by Dr. John Elder, Elder Research is headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia, with offices in Washington DC, Baltimore, Maryland, and Raleigh, North Carolina.

Our commercial experience includes analytic engagements for industry leaders such as Capital One, Solidworks, Hewlett-Packard, British Petroleum, GEICO, John Hancock, Oppenheimer Funds, Target, nTelos, DentaQuest and AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals. Our experience in consulting with the federal government includes multi-year contracts to provide analytics services to many agencies including the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Social Security Administration, the U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General, and others. Our contract vehicles with the General Services Administration (GSA) make Elder Research a preferred vendor for many government organizations. 

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