Data-driven and AI solutions have long been heralded as the new game changer in almost all industries. Finance is no exception. With the ever growing number of data sources, interaction points, and patterns of product usage, data science and AI must be an integral part of any business area engaged with risk management and AML. One such seamless integration requires the synchronisation of many functions and introduction of new processes and responsibilities. In this talk we will gloss over the journey at Swedbank and look ahead to a future with no shortage of exciting challenges and opportunities
Mehrdad Mamaghani is the head of Department for Data Science at Swedbank. The Department is the bank’s Centre of Excellence for Analytics & AI and focuses mainly on financial crime and cybersecurity.
Mehrdad has a PhD in applied mathematical statistics and has spent the last three years building data science capabilities in the bank within a wide variety of applications and business domains.