About the Authors – Artificial Intelligence for Risk Management

About the Author

Archie Addo:

Consultant, coach, author, and program/project manager. Archie holds a PhD in Computer Information Systems (CIS) with an emphasis in e-commerce, cryptography, expert systems, and artificial intelligence. Dr. Addo has Executive Data Science Certification from Johns Hopkins University, a certificate in Contract Law from Harvard Law School, Harvard University, Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), and Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO). With more than 20 years of experience in interrelated disciplines, Archie works with computer science, project management, procurement, organizational design and development, process engineering, quality management, and project team facilitation. He has held management positions including Software Development Manager, Consultant, and Senior Project Manager.

Archie is a subject matter expert (SME) reviewer for Global Congress and India Congress Project Management Institute (PMI) and is a contributor to PMI Risk Standard Management.

Srini Centhala:

Founder and Chief Architect of Absolut-e Data Com (a data company), providing expert consulting services to Fortune 100 companies (AT&T, Directv, Experian, eBay, and UPS) for more than 20 years and Chief Architect of BizStats Cloud Big Data AI Analytics platform. Centhala has designed and developed pricing engine, statistical modeling, prediction modeling, recommendation engine, text mining, sentiment analysis, data source analysis, and data science activities.

Specialties: Business process re-engineering, online business ideas, and concepts, business intelligence, technical architect/data architect/data modeler in the business data management system, project management, and undertaking full projects, end to end. Srini applies machine learning and artificial intelligence to business data.

Muthu Shanmugam:

Chief Technology Officer at Absolut-e Data Com with more than 20 years of experience in all phases of the software development ­lifecycle. Shanmugam holds a Master of ­Engineering from Anna University, India. He has worked with various enterprise organizations as a dynamic leader of software development teams. Currently, Muthu works on Bizstats.ai, a knowledge-base-powered business intelligence and analytics cloud designed for businesses with limited BI resources. Key features include knowledge bases with numerous metrics and attributes for various industries, NLP-powered searches, dynamic reports, and dashboards. The company also features collaboration, which allows users to share reports and dashboards with their teams.