by Stephani Simmons
September 17, 2019
Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer
Cambia Health Solutions
Faraz Shafiq leads data science and artificial intelligence efforts at Cambia. He is responsible for building the A.I. team to grow competitive advantage, capture significant savings and vastly improve consumer experience. Through big data, data science, and artificial intelligence, Cambia is delivering end-to-end analytics solutions, improving care and creating seamless experiences for our consumers.
Faraz brings more than 17 years of progressive experience with technology strategy, engineering, advance analytics and product management, along with a belief that there is great opportunity to make health care better for people and their families through innovative disruption. He joins Cambia from Verizon, where he worked as the Global Head of Data Science, A.I. and Internet of Things (IoT). Prior to Verizon, he led AT&T product development and management, formulating the IoT analytics strategy and offerings, IoT platform strategy and services, marketing support and formulating strategic partnerships.
Faraz is an established technology thought leader and serves as an executive advisor to Airbus in Paris, a CTO member for Forbes Technology Council, and on the board of directors for 5G-Map. His bachelor’s degree in electrical, electronics, and communications engineering as well as his Master of Business Administration are from University of California, Berkeley.