Dr. Om Deshmukh

Dr. Om Deshmukh

Senior Director - Data Science & Innovation
location_on India

Member since 3 years


Dr. Om Deshmukh

Specialises In (based on submitted proposals)
machine-learning-&-deep-learning confirmation-bias data-driven-decisions data-modeling data-science-kick-starter ai reinforcement-learning data-science-at-scale nlp data-science open-data-science

Dr. Om Deshmukh is Senior Director – Analytics Solutions & Data Sciences Innovations in the Analytics Centre of Excellence at Envestnet | Yodlee. Om and team drive foundational data sciences initiatives to mine actionable insights from the peta-bytes of data that flows through the Envestnet | Yodlee network. His team is also responsible for creating the end-to-end data-science driven solutions and delivering those to the clients.

Om has deep expertise in theoretical and applied Machine Learning and Data Analytics, in particular Bayesian Non Parametrics and Generative Models using Deep Neural Networks. Om received his PhD from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of Maryland, College Park, MS from Boston University and B.Tech. from BITS-Pilani.

Prior to Yodlee, Om was with IBM Research and Xerox Research. At Xerox Research, Om built a team of highly motivated researchers and developers who designed state-of-the-art Machine Learning and Multimedia (speech/text/video) Data Analytics algorithms. He successfully negotiated a first-of-a-kind revenue sharing deal with an ed-tech startup to inject multimedia analytics into their products. At IBM, one of his accomplishments was to build consensus among executives and then present to the CEO a technology strategy for analytics-driven billion-dollar business in 'Personalized Learning'. 

Om has about 50 patents (filed/granted which include 2 high-value) and 50+ international publications (multiple best-paper awards).

In 2017, Om was recognized as one of the top 10 data scientists in India: https://analyticsindiamag.com/top-10-data-scientists-india-2017/

Om is routinely invited to deliver technical guest lectures at various engineering colleges and serves as external evaluator for BTech/MTech/PhD projects. Om is currently co-advising 2 PhD students and has built strong relations with premier academic institutions both in India and abroad.