Jayatu Sen Chaudhury

Head of Enterprise Digital & Analytics India, and the Vice President, Global Commercial & Merchant Data Sciences, American Express

Jayatu Sen Chaudhury is the Head of Enterprise Digital & Analytics India, and the Vice President, Global Commercial & Merchant Data Sciences for American Express India. Prior to this role, he was leading the Head of Global Information Management, Big Data Labs & Advanced Risk Capabilities. Jayatu has been a part of American Express since 2001, working in the various Decision Science Functions for both US and International markets.

Prior to joining American Express, Jayatu worked in Decision Science for two years each in GE Capital and ICICI Bank.

At AXP, Jayatu has been a key voting member of the Institutional Risk Committee and the BASEL & CCAR Modeling Strategy Committee. He was named RIM Fellow in 2015, which is awarded to exceptional talent within the organization, who are recognized for their advanced technical skills, delivering outstanding outcomes, deep subject matter expertise, a demonstrated passion for innovation, and who have created sustainable followership consistently for at least 10 years of tenure at American Express.

Jayatu is passionate about recruiting the best talent and grooming them for leadership positions across American Express and continually engages with Premium Campuses and Industry to Elevate the Brand of American Express. He has 3 Patents in Data Science, and holds a Masters in Quantitative Economics from JNU and a Ph.D. degree in Financial Economics from IGIDR, Economic Research Institute funded by the Central Bank of the Country (Reserve Bank of India).

In his free time, he enjoys long-distance running, reading and teaching.