Alejandro (Alex) Jaimes

Chief Scientist & SVP of AI


About Alejandro (Alex)

Alex is Chief Scientist & SVP of AI at Dataminr. Alex is a leader in AI and has built and led AI teams at large companies such as Yahoo and at several startups. He has 15+ years of intl. experience in research (Columbia U., KAIST) and product impact at scale (DigitalOcean, Yahoo, Telefónica, IDIAP-EPFL, Fuji Xerox, IBM, Siemens, and AT&T Bell Labs) in the USA, Japan, Chile, Switzerland, Spain, and South Korea. He has 100+ patents and publications (h-index 39) in top tier conferences. His work has received 6K+ citations and he has been featured widely in the press (CNBC, Vice, TechCrunch, etc.). He has given 90+ invited talks (TEDx, UN AI for Good Global, O’Reilly AI, Strata, Velocity, Stanford). He is an Endeavor Network mentor. He holds a Ph.D. from Columbia U.