Roy E. Lowrance

Roy E. Lowrance
Acting Director, Center for Computational EconomicsCourant Institute, New York University

Roy Lowrance has worked at the intersection of business strategy and technology strategy for almost 40 years. As a management consultant, he worked at McKinsey and Company where he focused on financial services companies. He then was a partner at the Boston Consulting Group, where he focused on leveraging information technology for competitive advantage and was responsible for the information technology practice in the Americas. In information technology organizations, he was CTO at Capital One and at Reuters. At present, he is the Acting Director of New York University’s center for computational economics within the Courant Institute. Mr. Lowrance is a founder of Advanced Valuation Analytics Corporation where he develops real estate valuation and mortgage default prediction models. He has a B.A. in Mathematics from Vanderbilt University and an M.B.A. from the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration. He is a doctoral student in machine learning at NYU.


Location: Westside Ballroom Level:
Moderated by:
Abhishek Mehta (Tresata)
Roy E. Lowrance (New York University), Richie Prager (BlackRock), Allen Weinberg (McKinsey)
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