Chirag Jain is an alumni of IIT Bombay and IIM Ahmedabad with strong inclination towards industry oriented research. He is a techie at heart with extensive experience of developing state-of-the-art advance analytics solutions leveraging machine learning and deep learning in the space of natural language understanding, text mining and computer vision. He leads the research initiative for Artificial Intelligence as part of Genpact’s Data Science and Insights group. During his career, he has been granted four patents by USPTO in the field of data modeling and advance analytics along with multiple high impact conference and journal publications. The diverse spectrum to work in start-up and research modes gave him opportunity to handle cross functional teams, catering to multitude of domains spanning healthcare, customer analytics, manufacturing, banking, finance, insurance and so forth. He has a knack for building high performance teams with great ability to drive world class solutions to completion with sound and practical approaches. In his current role, he leads a group of technically sound and highly motivated data scientists for delivering end-to-end data driven programs, leading to strategically significant and meaningful business impact for customer organizations. On personal front, he is father to a beautiful six year old daughter and husband to a caring wife. He grew up in a family with highly supportive parents and currently based out of Bangalore. He enjoys creative writing with avid interest in dramatics from school days.