Salla Franzén is the Group Chief Data Scientist at SEB.
She leads a team of data scientists working on analytics and applied artificial
intelligence/machine learning use cases together with the business in order to
inspire them to become more data-driven. She is involved in the Wallenberg AI,
Autonomous Systems and Software research program, a research initiative aiming
to create a community of AI researchers in Sweden during the upcoming 10 years.
Within the program she advises an industrial PhD student within Topological and
Geometric Data Analysis for data anomaly detection. Salla is also the
coordinator for the industry path of the working group creating an AI agenda
for Sweden on behalf of the Swedish government.
Salla has a PhD in theoretical mathematics. After
doing research in several complex variables, Salla chose to move to the
financial industry and worked as an analyst at a hedge fund. She has been
working within SEB since 2011. She started her career at SEB as a risk analyst,
became the head of the index equity funds at SEB Investment management AB and
has also worked within SEB Private banking and counterparty risk modeling at
the group level.
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