Akhil Lalwani is a proponent of Open Source technologies in Barclays; heading product development and innovation. His current focus is building a platform to prevent & investigate Cybercrime, Malware attacks, Internal Data Thefts and Fraud.

The platform is built using Open Source technologies & employs Data science techniques to bring together the capabilities of processing large volumes of data in real time and harnessing artificial intelligence & machine learning.The generic framework of the product allows the capabilities to be extended to resolve challenges currently faced by Compliance, Conduct Risk, Financial Crime and Marketing teams to make banking more secure and predictable.