Dr. Armen Kherlopian is a vice president in the Chief Science Office of the Analytics & Research practice at Genpact, a global leader in digitally-powered business process management and services. He has provided high impact data science advisory services for Global Fortune 100 companies and government organizations such as NASA.He is a co-author of the "Field Guide to Data Science," which has been downloaded more than 15,000 times. Dr. Kherlopian is a Lindau Nobel Laureate Fellow, and holds a B.S. and M.S. in biomedical engineering with a focus on algorithms from Columbia University, a Ph.D. in biophysics with a focus on machine learning from Cornell University, and completed a fellowship in high performance computing at Princeton University.
A lack of understanding stems from data silos, hesitation of companies to use non-traditional data sources due to regulatory risk, consumer privacy concerns, and confidence in determining creditworthiness.