Nikos Ves

Data Scientist

Contact Details

  • Address: 7 Lilybank Gardens, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8RZ
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 141 330 2630
  • Email:


As a Data Scientist, Nikos is responsible for designing and developing GIS and related applications.

Nikos has an MSc in Remote Sensing from Aristotle University and an MSc in Geospatial & Mapping Sciences from Glasgow University. He has worked in GIS related jobs for more than 7 years, in both the private and public sector. His last post before joining UBDC was GIS Developer with WorldPop Project at University of Southampton where he designed and implemented a number of solutions.

He is particularly interested in big data and distributed computing and how can they be used to crunch spatial datasets.