Ajay Gopal

Chief Data Scientist

Ajay is a data scientist, researcher and technologist. He brings statistical rigor, a rich machine learning toolchest and financial services experience to lead our data science and analytics efforts. Ajay joins us from CARD.com where, as VP of Growth & Data Science, he built the company’s data infrastructure, algorithmic marketing platform, and statistical models for user acquisition and risk mitigation. Ajay holds a doctorate in Physical Chemistry from the University of Chicago, and researched graph-theoretical and computational genomics as a postdoc at UCLA. His research has been published in 15+ international papers and cited over 700 times.