Meet the
EMERGEiQ family!

Hello there! We’re EMERGEiQ, and we are here to help your organisation get the most out of the data it generates, our aim is to offer AI and Data Science to anyone who wishes to implement it within their company (why should all the big players have all the fun, eh?). We work and play in London, England, and our company was founded in 2019. Scroll down to meet the people who are working to make AI and Data Science accessible and seamless to execute.

Leadership Team

Tashfin Shafique
Tashfin Shafique
CEO

Over 20 years experience at firms including HSBC, JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse, Barclays, RBS, Deutsche Bank and Bank of America Securities.

 

Experience covers Regulatory, Digital Banking, Finance, Insurance, Technology and Change programmes globally.

 

Carried out £100+ million worth projects internationally across top tier Investment Banks.

Mizan Rahman
Mizan Rahman
CTO

Co-founded EMERGEiQ after 20+ years at investment banking heavyweights Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Lehman Brothers and Citigroup.

 

Experience includes Digital Transformation, eCommunications, Marketing, Web Portal Management, Technology Product Management, Client Services & Data Science. 

 

Global Head of Core Product, for Morgan Stanley’s Fixed Income “Matrix” platform and EMEA Head of E-Product Development and Marketing for Goldman Sachs [Goldman 360]

Chris Vryonides
Chris Vryonides
Chief Data Officer

Brings over 25 years of expertise to our business having worked internationally as a quant in organisations such as Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan.

More recently he has consulted in AI for a diverse range of industries, ranging from online retail to music.

He has an MSc in Machine Learning from UCL (2009) and a Masters from Cambridge, where he studied Natural Sciences and Engineering.

Pete
Peter Tillotson
Chief Engineer

20+ years working for large consultancy and a world class specialist in algorithm development.

 

His analytics work powers one of the biggest large-scale distributed computer games in the world. 

 

He regularly presents at conferences and has a PhD in Artificial Intelligence (specialising in Machine Learning).

Hane Aung
Hane Aung
Scientific Advisor

An award winning data science and artificial intelligence specialist.

 

Has over 15 years applied data science research experience in both Russell Group (UK) and Ivy League (US) institutions. 

 

Authored over 50 peer reviewed academic publications in data science with over 1700 citations.

Chris Taylor
Chris Taylor
Senior Data Scientist

Brings over 20 years of expertise to our business having worked as a research scientist at Eli Lily, Astra Zeneca and Prediction Machine.

Has a PhD in Mathematical Sciences, a Masters in Pure Mathematics from the University of Liverpool, and a First-class degree in Mathematics from Warwick University.

Team Members

David
David Rhode
Data Scientist
Ben Macrae
Ben Macrae
Data Scientist
Octavian Culita
Octavian Culita
Associate Data Scientist
Cate Berry
Cate Berry
Associate Data Scientist
Hiral Patel
Hiral Patel
HR Admin|Learning & Development Manager
Gathoni Wambugu
Gathoni Wambugu
Learning & Development Manager
Yuvraj Borkhade
Yuvraj Borkhade
Associate
Dhillon Selvarajah
Dhillon Selvarajah
Analyst
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Riya Bhattacharya
Paralegal
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Kelon Franklin
Summer Analyst Intern
Zarar Zafar
Zarar Zafar
Data Scientist
Prasanna Kumar
Prasanna Kumar
Sr. Data Engineer & Solutions Architect

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