Dr Nuri Purswani

Dr Nuri Purswani

Dr Nuri Purswani is a Senior Manager, Data Science, at Visa, with a keen interest in algorithmic fairness and AI Ethics. Dr Nuri has worked on several thought leadership pieces and projects to help AI Practitioners apply the principles of AI Fairness in Practice. She has also contributed to whitepapers on the AI Fairness topic with prominent industry players such as Microsoft, Standard Chartered and Deutsche Bank and the Singapore government (IMDA/PDPC).

Dr Nuri started her career in Visa in February 2019 in the Data Solutions Asia Pacific team. She has played a pivotal role in creating the sustainability & AI ethics practice within data science. Prior to joining Visa, she was a research scientist at IBM. She worked on healthcare analytics projects in both Kenya and Sierra Leone and piloted many data for good initiatives while there. She then moved to Singapore to join the global HR analytics team, where she worked on predictive models for compensation.

Dr Nuri completed her PhD in Biological Imaging from the University of Cambridge and her BEng in Biomedical Engineering from Imperial College London.