Machine Learning Research Manager and Curriculum Committee Member of FDP Institute, State Street
Al Yazdani, PhD, is Machine Learning Research Manager at State Street Associates, the Research and Academic partnership branch of State Street Global Markets. He has over 15+ years of experience as Data Scientist and Quantitative Analyst, with proven track record of Predictive Analytics project management in banking and Finance, particularly Investment Portfolios Risk and Strategy, Market Risk and Credit Risk modeling. Al holds a PhD in Applied Mathematics and has published extensively in peer-reviewed academic journals. He also currently serves as a Curriculum Committee Member of the Financial Data Professional (FDP) Institute. Al’s R&D is currently focused on Applications of Machine Learning in Empirical Finance.