Kingshuk Banerjee is a Director in the Cognitive Computing Practice in IBM Global Business Services (GBS). He leads a team of highly specialized Subject Matter Experts worldwide, focused on machine-learning algorithms, stochastic systems and deep-learning constructs. A computer engineer by training, he has earned his Ph.D. in Engineering Management from George Washington University, Washington D.C. He is also certified by Cornell University in Executive Leadership.

Kingshuk is engaged in Financial Services – Banking, Insurance and Securities – primarily. He has led the solution architecture and implementation for the first Cognitive system in Wealth Management for a large bank in Singapore. Recently he has helped establish the Cognitive Computing center-of-excellence for one the Swiss Re-Insurance majors. In the past, he had advised Rabobank in Netherlands, and Resona Bank in Japan on Customer Analytics with focus on Reinforcement learning.