Patrick Hogan is a senior solution architect at NVIDIA, who also manages the Financial Services Data Science & Solution Architect team for North America. The team focuses on GPU acceleration in data analytics, machine learning, as well as deep learning within FSI. Patrick spent much of his career working in the financial services industry, where he managed technology for equities, program trading, and derivatives environments. It was his passion for mathematics and data analysis that led to the director-level position in hedge fund administration and designing complex enterprise data warehouses for self-service reporting and trade reconciliation. Throughout Patrick’s career, he’s never strayed far from his roots in software development, which led him to NVIDIA.