Salman Jaffer joined Refinitiv in Singapore in November 2017 as Tech Lead for EIT. His focus is Multi-Lingual Natural Language Processing and Artificial Intelligence problems.
Previously, Salman was the Head of Data Science for Sentifi, a Swiss start-up based in Vietnam where he was responsible for managing teams developing Machine and Deep Learning models tagging over 1 billion documents a month.
Prior to this, Salman worked for Standard Chartered Bank, JP Morgan and Deutsche Bank in Singapore in Senior Risk, Program Management and Finance functions.
From 2005 through 2011, Salman was a Principal Consultant in London advising a number of investment banks including Citibank, HSBC and Royal Bank of Scotland. Salman has worked in Asia Pacific, North America and Europe.
Salman is a Chartered Financial Analyst and read Computer Science with Management at King’s College, London. Salman has a number of academic and professional qualifications in Management, Managing Innovation and Design Thinking, Computer Science, Finance, Big Data and Artificial Intelligence.
Skilled in Technology, Management, Trading and Risk, Salman is a highly capable Financial Services Professional with an extensive history of delivering highly complex mid to large size projects across multiple geographies and cultures.