– Within 16 months, the leading fraud and risk technology provider
more than triples its domestic presence –
ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Featurespace™, the leading machine learning Adaptive
Behavioral Analytics fraud and risk management company, announced Laura
Gibson as its U.S. Director of Operations to support its growth
initiatives and development of client support teams in North America.
With more than 13 years of experience in the financial services
industry, Gibson previously served as IT Program Director at Charlotte,
N.C.-based Ally Bank, Project Manager at Wells Fargo and Technology
Project Analyst at Bank of America. Her experience includes strategic
program development and the implementation of multi-channel IT
solutions, with a focus on profitability and revenue growth.
Featurespace became the first machine learning company in Atlanta after
expanding from the U.K. in late 2017. Since that time, it has more than
tripled its U.S. team of financial services and technology experts, data
scientists and engineers.
“Our successful expansion is attributed to attracting the most qualified
individuals who embrace our mission to deliver unsurpassed levels of
fraud and risk detection to our clients around the globe,” said Martina
King, CEO of Featurespace. “We’re delighted to welcome Laura to the
Featurespace team. Her rich experience in banking technology operations
adds to an already-impressive array of competencies and facilitates the
continuity of our international growth.”
This year, Featurespace announced the completion of a $32.3 million
funding round and an expansion into Singapore. Its ARIC™ Fraud Hub is
deployed in financial institutions globally, where it risk scores more
than 50 billion transaction and account interactions for its clients,
which include TSYS, Worldpay and 17 banks in the U.S., U.K. and Latin
For more information about joining the Featurespace team, visit https://www.featurespace.com/careers-2/.
About Featurespace – www.featurespace.com
in the U.S. and U.K. and with offices in Atlanta, Cambridge and London,
Featurespace™ is the world-leader in fraud prevention and creator of the
ARIC™ platform, a real-time AI machine learning software that risk
scores events in more than 180 countries.
The ARIC platform combines adaptive behavioural analytics and anomaly
detection to automatically identify risk and catch new attacks as they
happen. The increased accuracy of understanding behavior strikes the
balance between improving fraud and risk detection and operational
efficiencies, while also reducing the number of genuine transactions
that would be incorrectly declined by as much as 70 percent.
Michael Touchton, Featurespace