Signal AI adds former Outra and Accenture executive to lead impressive data science team
NEW YORK / LONDON – June 22, 2022 – Today, Signal AI, the leading global decision augmentation company – turning the world’s data into knowledge and empowering business leaders across a range of industries to make informed and confident decisions – announced the appointment of Dr. Alexandre Pinto as SVP of Data Science.
With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Alexandre Pinto is one of the leading practitioners in AI and data science today. During his impressive tenure in data science, he has designed and delivered data & AI strategies, governance, products and services for companies including Outra and Accenture. Dr. Alexandre Pinto holds a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from the NOVA School of Science and Technology at the NOVA University of Lisbon. Dr. Pinto has extensive experience as a University Professor and Researcher in AI and is the recipient of a European Commission award for Excellent Innovation. He is also a Guest Lecturer at the Imperial College London.
Dr. Alexandre Pinto will take the reins of Signal AI’s Data Science function from Signal AI’s co-founder and Chief Data Scientist Dr Miguel Martinez, who will move into an NED position on the company’s board. Dr. Alexandre Pinto will lead efforts developing Signal AI’s signature technology from AIQ to the company’s proprietary knowledge graph that unlocks the power of unstructured data, producing critical insights for the enterprise.
Luca Grulla, Chief Technology Officer Signal AI said, ”Signal AI is constantly looking for ways to push the capabilities of AI and data science so that businesses can truly capitalize on enterprise AI. Alexandre is one of the brightest data scientists in technology today, and we know that he will help drive Signal AI’s growth trajectory via constant innovation.”
Alexandre Pinto, SVP of Data Science, Signal AI said, “Signal AI is at the center of AI innovation. From its people to its products, Signal AI is poised to continue reshaping the way AI is used for external intelligence insights generation and I am looking forward to helping the company deliver on that vision.”
Signal AI‘s clients include leading comms professionals as well as data and analytics leads, and risk and tax leaders from over 40% of the Fortune 500 including Deloitte, Bank of America and Google, who use the Signal AI decision augmentation solution for real-time market and media intelligence to uncover trends, risks and opportunities and support critical decision-making.
About Signal AI
Signal AI is a leading global decision augmentation company, turning the world’s data into knowledge and empowering business leaders across a range of industries to make informed and confident decisions. 40% of the Fortune 500 including Deloitte, Bank of America and Google use the Signal AI decision augmentation solution for real-time market and media intelligence to uncover trends, risks and opportunities and support critical decision-making.
Signal AI’s brain, named AIQ, comes to understand a decision maker’s context, monitors the world’s data and extracts knowledge from over 5 million news, blog, broadcast and regulatory documents each day and can surface the relationships between companies, people, products and topics as well as other concepts. Trained over time, Signal AI helps businesses and the people who work within them make more informed and confident decisions. https://www.signal-ai.com/