Accomplished multi-disciplinary scientist with 20+ years of experience in world-class research organizations solving complex real-world analytical challenges. Deep expertise in Artificial Intelligence from traditional formal logic (graduation thesis on Prolog) to modern data-driven machine learning approaches. Track record of outstanding scientific contributions and successful technology transfers into world-wide standards/products. Extensive patenting experience. Extensive experience in attracting top talents and people managing. Highly successful in setting goals/strategies and building/leading/directing teams to execute/deliver.