Speaker Bio

Sonal Surana
Guest speaker

Sonal Surana

General Manager
Sonal Surana is an experienced leader in banking and analytics, passionate about driving data led innovation and tangible business impact. Her focus has been developing and deploying advanced analytical solutions across Consumer & Commercial banking, in the area of Credit Risk & Marketing, across multiple credit, wealth and payment products globally. She has led cross geographic teams and drove multi-million dollar initiatives and Big Data capability projects involving transformation in Infrastructure, Process and People.

Sonal joined the Commonwealth Bank of Australia in 2022, where she has responsibility for driving Commbank.ai, an accelerator hub in the bank to ensure they harness specialisms in AI & data science, partnering with industry leading capabilities and driving forward the Group’s mission to become an AI-first bank.

After gaining master’s degree from Indian School of Business (affiliation with Kellogg, Wharton, LBS), Sonal joined GE Money Germany in their Credit Risk function. She subsequently worked with Barclays focusing on Western Europe Risk Management, Citibank India driving Marketing & Channel analytics and American Express driving Insights as a key value proposition for Commercial customers globally
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Tuesday, 08 November, 2022 / 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM AEDT
Case Study: Becoming an AI First Organisation

Hear from Sonal Surana, General Manager at CommBank on how the organisation is building a world class Artificial Intelligence capability by democratising and leveraging AI to build a brighter future for all.

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