Ivan is the head of data science at CKM. He has spent the last 10+ years in the tech sector, fundamentally focused on helping businesses maximize value from data, primarily in financial services, private equity, and retail. Over this time, he has led diverse teams of data scientists, data engineers, developers, and consultants.
Most recently, Ivan served as a partner at Ekimetrics, a European technology company focusing on development and delivery of AI-powered solutions for businesses across the range of industries. Before moving to the private sector, Ivan spent several years at CalTech and Jet Propulsion Lab as a senior researcher in the area of image recognition and low-gravity mechanics.
Ivan holds a BS from Columbia University, and PhD in Engineering from Northwestern University.