A highly accomplished and dynamic Technology Innovator and Data Science Leader with a strong track record of helping the world’s largest companies disrupt industries and create groundbreaking products
As Principal/Venture CTO at BCG X.Ventures, based in New York, Chris has been a key driver of strategic development and team management for AI/ML-focused new venture builds. He has showcased his expertise in strategy formulation, planning, architectural design, and successful end-to-end execution. Notably, he has built a cutting-edge GenAI product for a complex technician use case in the utilities domain and delivered AI/ML strategies while leading engineering organizations for prominent Financial Services companies and new B2B SaaS platforms. Additionally, he has contributed to growth acceleration strategies for wealth management businesses and B2B fintech companies.
As Founder/CEO of Kadaxis, a New York-based tech startup, he was instrumental in utilizing AI to optimize book metadata, significantly increasing online book sales. He successfully led all aspects of product development, engineering, and data science, signing publishers across the industry and pioneering innovative NLP models and Amazon Search Rank Predictive Models. Moreover, Chris has an impressive background as CTO of Bookish, where he co-founded a joint venture with major publishers, launched an online book retailer, and co-authored a patent for a literary recommendation engine. Throughout his career, Chris has demonstrated leadership and technical prowess in various roles, including leading strategic initiatives at Lloyds Bank, founding and successfully exiting a popular Facebook app, and delivering critical architectures and solutions for well-known organizations like BUPA and IBM Global Services.
Education: MONASH UNIVERSITY, Melbourne, Australia, Bachelor, Business and Bachelor, Computing (Info Systems)
Current Location: New York, NY
Position Seeking: Executive Roles within the AI Space.
Compensation Seeking: Open to review upon booked meeting.