Research Innovations, Inc. Hires Head of Artificial Intelligence, Dr. Sourav Mandal
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Alexandria, VA, October 17, 2018 – Research Innovations, Inc. is excited to welcome the arrival of Dr. Sourav Mandal as Head of A.I. Mandal will be leading RII’s machine learning and data science initiatives.
As the company continues to bolster its Artificial Intelligence expertise for national security, Research Innovations, Inc. has hired Dr. Sourav Mandal. "I am excited to be joining the team at RII. I look forward to building upon our current analytics portfolio to bring exciting new capabilities to users, both on our existing platforms and in new domains like cyber. There are many complex problems in this market space, and with the great technical folks and operational experts we have on staff, RII is well-positioned to address them in innovative ways," says Mandal of his new role.
“We are thrilled that Sourav has joined our team to lead our efforts creating innovative capabilities across our portfolio of programs and solutions. Sourav has a unique blend of deep technical expertise in AI/ML approaches and a strong understanding of the operational domain within our markets. The opportunity to collaborate with him on the next generation of AI/ML enabled solutions within our markets is exciting.” commented RII Founder and CTO, Rich Briggs.
Dr. Mandal earned his Bachelor's degree from M.I.T. and his Ph.D. from The University of California, Berkeley, both in Physics. Prior to joining RII, he served as a Lead Research Scientist at Two Six Labs, where he used machine learning to solve cybersecurity problems, and as Chief Data Scientist at Radiant Solutions, where he led programs using machine learning to forecast strategic events for national security customers. Dr. Mandal was also a researcher at the Institute for Defense Analyses, where he advised the Office of the Secretary of Defense on how to conduct, and evaluate the results from, cybersecurity testing of military systems.
RII and its founders have a long tradition of being trusted advisors to the US Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, and coalition partners and has developed a reputation for using agile practices to deliver transformative technology for National Security.