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Head of Development and Commercialization

Laboratory for AI-Powered Financial Technologies Limited
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Laboratory for AI-Powered Financial Technologies Limited
We are seeking for a Head of Development and Commercialization who is expected to bring experiences on how financial industry manages modeling solution to support business growth, risk management, and relevant regulatory requirements. The Head of Development and Commercialization will report to Director of AIPFT directly on managing strategic decisions of FinTech use case selection, partnership development with industry, resource planning to ensure delivery of FinTech solution. The role is responsible for ensuring that each priority initiative moves effectively through the key commercialization stages from initial scoping, to solution development, to market launch, and then to broader roll-out if required by the strategic business partnerships.


Key Accountabilities


  • Engaging with AIPFT's Director and partner with external stakeholders on the identification of strategic important initiatives, prioritization and successful deployment of AI powered FinTech
  • Leveraging research capability of AIPFT to explore the cutting edge FinTech solution empowered by Big Data, AI/ML
  • Identifying and resolving potential issues, supporting cross-areas (within AIPFT) engagement on selected topics, and collaborating on areas for future technology growth or improvement
  • Supporting selected commercialization activities including addressing potential challenges
  • Remaining knowledgeable on competitor products, industry trends and market dynamics impacting the Fintech ecosystem


 Knowledge & Experience / Qualification


  • A Master’s degree in a quantitative field such as Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Science, Quantitation Finance, Operations Research and Systems Engineering, a PhD degree is preferred
  • A minimum of fifteen years of Banking experience at international financial institutions with business lines of commercial and consumer lending, global market, insurance, investment banking, and asset management
  • A minimum of ten years of people management experience with a technical team with high level competence
  • A deep understanding of how decision-making process works in a financial institution to support business to grow, manage financial and non-financial risk, and get compliant with regulatory requirements
  • Extensive knowledge of how models are used for capital, stress testing, financial statement, product pricing, transaction monitoring, sanction, conduct, and other decisioning applications, and how model risk can be identified, assessed, monitored and controlled
  • Ability to lead within an evolving and dynamic environment
  • Motivated to play a leading role in building a new team from scratch
  • Capable of managing multiple complex initiatives simultaneously
  • Robust knowledge of key technology, industry, and regulatory trends reshaping Fintech
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to understand and interpret complex business requirements, as well as vice versa, to interpret complex technical solution in a layman way


Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits will be provided.

Interested party please send your resume with current salary, expected salary and availability date via email cbhkaipft@cityu.edu.hk


Posted: 2021-02-18 Expires: 2021-03-20

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