Aiydec, a company that wants to simplify AI implementation for businesses, has announced that Dr. Richard Harmon has joined the company as a Special Advisor for its go-to-market strategy and external partnerships.
Dr. Harmon is the Global Managing Director of Financial services at Cloudera. He has over 20 years of experience in Capital Markets, particularly in Risk and Quantitative Analytics, and has worked with firms such as Citi, Bankers Trust, JP Morgan, Bank of America, and Blackrock.
In a press release, Aiydec's CEO Aashutosh Mishra said, "We are really pleased to have Dr. Harmon and Dr. Abate on board with us. Richard will help us refine our product/market fit for our core AI platform, Zinia™. He will also guide us in our sales and marketing endeavours and go-to-market-strategy.”
Dr. Harmon added, "Aiydec's AI platform, Zinia, is uniquely placed for business value capture in financial institutions. They are the first automated AI platform that I have seen that starts with the business challenge and related critical KPIs and then optimizes the model insights subject to optimising the business's KPIs. I see this as the next logical step in the AI automation space and excited to be helping Aiydec's innovative approach begin to help institutions democratize AI across the enterprise and dramatically improve critical business outcomes."