Andy is Principal Director for Artificial Intelligence at Accenture Digital with a focus on Innovation, Strategy and Delivery across all Industry sectors. Founder of the Informed.AI Group – The AI Knowledge and Community Platform, which includes the Annual Achievement Awards for AI and Neurons.AI, the Professional Networking for AI Practitioners.
An International speaker, author and thought leader on the topic of Artificial Intelligence, and in 2017, he was listed by IBM Watson in the Top 30 AI Influencers globally. Also an Expert Advisor to the British Government’s All Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence.
Previously worked at Credit Suisse, most recently in the Risk and Finance IT department. Andy setup and led the firm-wide working group for Machine Learning. He also worked at Merrill Lynch and has experience within Prime Services, Equities and Debt Technology.
In addition to the Financial Services, Andy has worked as CTO, CEO and Chairperson in the Retail FMCG (Retail E-commerce and Supply Chain) and Media (Multi-media Asset Protection / Network Security) sectors.
He has three degrees from Warwick University (BEng, PhD, MBA) and is an Associate Fellow of the Warwick Business School.