Executive Director/VP of Data Science and Advanced Analytics, Deluxe
Rupesh Patel is an industry thought leader in data and AI with more than 20 years of strategic and tactical experience driving organizations to data perfection. Rupesh is a visionary who creates value for data across vertical markets while striving to bridge the gap between technology, advanced analytics, model risk management, innovation, product, marketing, and sales, for speed-to-market execution. Prior to joining Deluxe, Rupesh served as Equifax’s Vice President of Data Analytics and was responsible for over $500 million direct product revenue creation through data, analytics, and delivery platforms, including designing explainable machine learning and deep learning frameworks in risk management, debt management, and marketing. Rupesh holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Roger Williams University and a Master of Science in financial engineering from Golden Gate University.