Devoteam strengthens Artificial Intelligence activity, appoints Aymen Chakhari as AI Director for the Group

Paris, May 22nd 2019 – Devoteam, pure player in innovative technologies and enterprise management, has announced the nomination of Dr Aymen Chakhari as AI Director for the Group. His objective will be to accelerate Devoteam’s growth in AI, by leveraging his proven track record in the industrialization of AI projects at PayPal and Intel.

Dr Chakhari will be responsible for the development of Devoteam’s expertise in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). Firstly, this development in expertise will focus on the industrialization of AI, with the goal of integrating it into all client activities by ensuring sustainable deployment at scale and the continuous improvement of algorithms. Secondly, it will position AI as a core element at the heart of the Group’s strategic offerings, including IT oversight, cybersecurity optimisation and the consolidation of an organisation’s collective intelligence.

Simultaneously, Dr Chakhari will lead the Data Science offering in France. He will leverage the Group’s assets to accelerate the development of these two dimensions, notably with our strategic partner Google.

A graduate of Télécoms ParisTech (IT engineer) and holder of a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from MIT (2011), Dr Aymen Chakhari brings rich expertise in Machine Learning, with a specialisation in deep learning and reinforcement learning, as well as strong experience in piloting large international projects based on Artificial Intelligence, data science and analytics.

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