Sam Kumar

Chief Data & Analytics Officer

Sam has led the deployment of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning capabilities in 13 markets across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. He has implemented over 50 real time data driven Client journeys across 6 markets, designed and deployed Responsible AI frameworks aligned with evolving regulatory guidelines across 7 markets in partnership with FinTech and Data Aggregator partners. He has also deployed the Global Analytics Center of Excellence for the Retail Bank at Standard Chartered.
Career Highlights
Global Head - Analytics and Data Management
Standard Chartered Bank
CIO – Information Management
Standard Chartered Bank
Group Head
Strategic Information Management, Standard Chartered Bank
Education & Honors
Northumbria University, U.K.
Master of Science in Information Technology
University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, U.K.
Bachelor of Art in Accounting and Financial Analysis,

The Asset Triple A Digital Awards 2019: Most Innovative Data Analytics Project “EasyPay”

The Asset Triple A Digital Awards 2019: Most Innovative Gamification Project “Test Your Cashback Strength”

Key Experiences
Over 25 Years Working in Diverse Industries
• Over 25 years of experience working for Multi-National Corporations in multiple industries including Power Generation, Financial Software, Telecommunications, IT Consulting and Financial Services.
• Held senior global roles in Marketing, Risk, Finance, Technology, Retail Banking Products, Segments and Analytics.
• Member of the Global Retail Bank Management Team at Standard Chartered Bank.
• Chairman of the Board of Directors for SCMAC (India) Limited which is a subsidiary of Standard Chartered Bank.
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