Naftali Cohen is a Vice President and Research Lead at AI Research, JP Morgan. He leads a team of researchers and engineers to conduct end-to-end research in Artificial-Intelligence/ Machine-Learning with applications to the financial markets. Naftali's group develops novel modeling solutions and recommendation systems for financial investment and examines alternative data for economic forecasting.
Before joining JP Morgan, Naftali worked as an academic researcher at Yale University and Columbia University, focusing on climate modeling and extreme-weather predictions. He holds a doctorate in Applied Mathematics from the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences of New York University and a BSc and an MSc in Atmospheric Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.