Nik Nanos

Chief Data Scientist and Founder, Nanos Research

Nik Nanos leads Nanos Research, one of Canada’s most distinguished research companies. 

He is the Chief Data Scientist and Founder of Nanos Research, a Global Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington DC, and a research associate professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He is also the Past Chair of Carleton University in Ottawa.

Nik leads the team behind the weekly Bloomberg Nanos Canadian Confidence Index, considered a must-have resource for senior executives and is also featured in a weekly segment on CTV’s News Channel, Nanos on the Numbers, which focuses on the latest political, business and social trends. He is the pollster for CTV News, Canada’s largest private broadcaster, the Globe & Mail, Canada’s national newspaper, Bloomberg News in Canada. His book, “The Age of Voter Rage: Trump, Trudeau, Farage, Corbyn & Macron – The tyranny of small numbers, ”explores how the marginalized and the margins are rewiring democracy through populist style politics, small swings in voter sentiment and computational propaganda.