Director, IBM Cognitive Solutions - Financial Services
Paul Davis currently lives in Atlanta, GA, USA and has over 24 years of experience in the information technology and financial services industries in executive positions consulting, business development, and program development. In his current roll as the director of cognitive solutions for the financial services industry at IBM, he leads a team of high powered consultants with deep financial services expertise who engage directly with clients offering pragmatic ways forward to exceed results desired by leveraging advanced cognitive technologies and services capabilities. He is an active participant and speaker at major industry events such as SIBOS, SIFMA, FIMA, BAI & ABA Events, Payments Connect, Money2020, NACHA, etc. Previously, he has held positions as the manager of the analytics team for banking & financial markets, global banking leader in IBM's software group and work 10 years at one large financial services corporation where he successful led major transformation efforts around customer engagement, risk management and the realignment of how their business and IT organizations worked together. He has also completed IBM executive certifications at Harvard and the Wharton School of Business and did his undergraduate work the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill majoring in mathematics and computer science.