Beaumont Vance is the Director of Digital Automation (AI) and a member of the Artificial Intelligence Council at TD Ameritrade. Prior to TD Ameritrade, Beaumont was Head of Advanced Analytics at Fidelity Investments where he led a team of data scientists to drive competitive advantage and efficiency across the firm. Beaumont is, for reasons we don’t understand, the author of Enterprise Risk Management for Dummies, was a writer for Risk and Insurance Magazine, and is the main character in the 2017 movie “The Beaumonts” . He holds a B.A. from Wake Forest University and learned much of what he actually uses from the Stanford School of Engineering and Management Science.