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Senfino is a deep tech artificial intelligence company that's pioneered proprietary eXplainable AI algorithms, notable for being fully compliant, transparent, and auditable, and for adding a much needed layer of explainability to AI-based recommendation. The company has positioned this core tech into their flagship product, Senfino Opportunities, to augment the decision-making of buy side fundamental teams -- those investors who seek to remain in control of their investing process, who want to actively deliver against their strategy with maximum consistency, and who realize advanced tools are necessary to make sense of the vast world of ever-changing data.
At the core, Senfino Opportunities is about generating investment ideas in a much smarter and fully personalized way. The product works by fingerprinting fund strategy by applying turn-key machine learning algorithms against trade journals, which results in a model trained to think exactly like the fund itself. This model is then used against live market data and results in surfacing bespoke recommendations along with fully explained investment rationale. Analysts leverage these AI-generated reports to augment their decision making, gain conviction, and ensure strategic consistency of any given opportunity.
The company was co-founded by Mark Zurada, a career entrepreneur with a background in engineering and law. He is a board member of the IEEE Artificial Intelligence & Autonomous Systems Policy Committee, which develops policy positions for Congress with respect to AI and represents the largest constituency of engineers in the world. Tom, co-founder, is likewise an exceedingly successful career entrepreneur, and he brings his Masters in Computer Science, MBA, CFA and PhD studies in explainable AI into the fold. The team has attracted the former Head of Machine Learning from Morgan Stanley, Michael Dobrovolsky, to its C-suite. The teams advisory board consists of an impressive array of ex-industry and senior academics.