Fakruddin Mohammed

Fakruddin Mohammed

Quant Risk Modeler, Data Scientist, Business Analyst, Statistician, Technologist, Passionate Educator & Mentor, Founder (ZAS Academy), Robotics/IOT/Autonomous Vehicles Engineer

Harvard Data Science

As a highly competent senior Quant BA, Data Scientist and Consultant, I’ve spent my career working for Tier 1 Investment Banks, Asset Management and Hedge Funds within their front office, middle office and finance teams located globally.

I have proven track record of delivering Trading Risk and P&L Management IT Systems to the trading desk, risk and portfolio managers. Business expertise includes: Fixed Income, FX, Credit Derivatives The core of my passion with regards to my work is a propensity for solving problems with unique, out-of-the-box thinking.

My expertise is in delivering value to the business by combining the financial industry knowledge with the ever-changing technology. I am proud to say, by combining the business and technology knowledge, I have turned around struggling projects into successful projects.

The deep business and technology knowledge have enabled me to navigate through the complex culture of organization, have the conversations with the business teams, systems architects and articulate the business needs to IT teams working in off-shore locations globally.

The financial industry is constantly evolving and technology is changing rapidly. It’s critical to stay in front of trends and technology breakthroughs, to be among the first to innovate and implement new products and procedures to help the business succeed. Change management is part of my daily role.

My ability to quickly adapt to new scenarios and projects serves me well. I have a keen eye for analysis, helping me stay ahead of the curve to meet current and future technological needs. Furthermore, I am a careful listener, allowing me to fully understand any situation.

My dedication, determination, and results-oriented approach set me apart. I take great pride in providing careful, supportive mentorship to my team members, ensuring excellent performance at all levels. Most recently, I have guided a team of pre-university students to a competition organized by The New York Academy of Sciences in combating the COVID-19 and the team were runners-up.

Please visit my profile website to view how I have leveraged Machine/Deep Learning, Big Data, IOT and Statistics to turn the vision into reality and hence provide value to the business.

Other responsibilities include technology innovation, systems solutions, change management, coaching, direct customer interfacing, and handling challenging situations in a positive and productive manner.