Chris is the Vice President, Innovation Data Science Lab, leading the global analytics R&D team at Equifax that is chartered to pioneer disruptive solutions utilizing machine learning and artificial intelligence. Chris and his team are engaging key customers, industry leaders, and academic partners to deliver new insights using big data, alternative data, and advanced mathematical modeling on high performance computing platforms. Chris has over twenty years of global R&D experience and has successfully built and led high performance teams in the USA, France, Scotland, Israel, and India. Chris has earned a Master of Science, Computer and Information Science, University of Florida, and a Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, with Distinction, Worcester Polytechnic Institute