Former IBM Watson Exec Starts an AI Firm of His Own

Stephen Pratt, the former InfoSys exec who joined IBM and left nine months later, has surfaced as chief executive of Noodle.ai, an artificial intelligence startup with funding from TPG Growth. Details on the web site are sparce but what’s there reflects Pratt’s background at both InfoSys infy , which provides IT consulting, outsourcing and business process management, and IBM ibm , which is as it keeps telling us, is a “cognitive computing and cloud” company. At IBM Pratt headed up Watson Global Business Services, which aimed to speed up commercialization of Watson, IBM’s flagship cognitive computing (or artificial intelligence) technology. Noodle.ai’s web site says it “combines the hard sciences of AI technologies and business process optimization with the arts of organizational change and design thinking—all optimized to help you succeed…


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