Advisory Board Member Profile
Cambia Health Solutions
Chief Data and AI Officer - group SVP
Areas of Expertise
Big Data Strategy, AI & Machine Learning, Driving Innovation with Big Data, Big Data Technologies & Infrastructure, Implementation Issues with Big Data
Faraz Shafiq is the Chief Data and AI officer for Cambia which is a 100-year old, $10 Billion healthcare company on a mission to disrupt and innovate. Faraz heads up all aspects of data management, engineering, analytics, data science and AI.
Previously, Faraz was the Exec MD and VP global Product and Technology for Digital (Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things IoT) for Verizon. The team reported to group CTO and EVP of Verizon and was setup as an internal center of excellence as well as external GTM for data products.
Faraz is an established technology thought leader, futurist and innovator. Key areas of expertise: 5G, Internet of things (IoT), digital transformation, data science and AI. Experienced speaker with global keynotes and talks.
Previously, Faraz led Verizon's IoT services and was responsible for Verizon’s enterprise IoT (Internet of Things) strategy, analytics, digital transformation and innovation.
Faraz joined Verizon with more than 17 years of progressive experience in technology strategy, engineering, advance analytics, professional services and product management.
Faraz also serves as an executive advisor to the Airbus group in France and to 5G-Map in Poland. Faraz is a regular industry speaker and is viewed as a thought leader.