Get to know
Dean Corry

Director, Data Science
Published: November 16, 2022

Great people are the driving force behind great business. That's why at Allstate we pride ourselves in hiring and nurturing the best people at all levels of our organisation.

Get to know Dean Corry, Director, Data Science, Allstate Northern Ireland.

Where has been your favorite travel destination and why?

DC: Peru. Amazing food, weather, scenery and culture.

Do you have any hidden talents or hobbies?

DC: I complete the Guardian cryptic crossword most days during lunch.

What show are you currently binge-watching?

DC: Severance, it is one of the best shows I've ever seen, very thought-provoking.

What's your idea of a perfect day?

DC: No plans. Good weather. Go out for a nice lunch with good coffee and crossword. Then go and experience something new with my partner.

What skill would you most like to learn?

DC: Various types of dancing, but I need to overcome some fears first.

What's your most-used productivity hack?

DC: I struggle to focus my attention on one thing so sometimes I listen to loud music when trying to start working and then turn it off once I'm focused on a work task.

What piece of advice would you give yourself at the beginning of your career?

DC: Relax. Trust in yourself. Have more confidence in your ideas and the courage to bring them up.