Michael is the Global Head of AI in the Group Digital team of Prudential plc and the founder of the Centre of Excellence for Artificial Intelligence (AI CoE) in Prudential Corporation Asia. He joined Prudential 2016 from Silicon Valley based Pivotal Labs where he built and led the Data Science team.
His experience lies in the application of artificial intelligence methods to large-scale, multi-structured data sets, in particular neural network based deep learning techniques. Michael previously founded and sold a London ‘Silicon Roundabout’ based startup and prior to that was a partner at a major consulting firm.
Michael holds an MBA, a PhD in theoretical physics from the University of Cambridge and is a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society.