Gopal “Sharath” Sharathchandra is a data and analytics executive with 25 years
experience in financial services with particular expertise in consumer/mortgage credit risk analytics, credit risk modeling, model implementation and technology as well as model-based process execution. He has held leadership positions as Director of Risk Management @ Capital One, Senior Director of Credit Portfolio Management @ Freddie Mac, Advisor & Head of Treasury Client Solutions @ Asian Development Bank and most recently at PNC Financial Services from where he is currently on a leave of absence. He has a B.Tech in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, a M.S. in Statistics from Stanford University and a Phd in Finance from the University of California, Berkeley. Sharath is very excited to be adding data science and machine learning to his skills and will be making these the main focus of his career.