Dr. Shah holds a PhD in Mathematics with published results in Monte Carlo and randomized quasi-Monte Carlo methods as well as mortgage financing. Dr. Shah has over 15 years of combined academic and industry experience. He has worked in retail banking, commercial real estate finance / structured finance, gaming and gambling, and education.
Dr. Shah consults in the gaming and gambling space where he provides analytics leadership in the development and maintenance of casino games and their associated features. Previously he was employed by an independent testing company serving as their Director of Mathematics. For non-gaming related clients, Dr. Shah has developed financial algorithms for valuing illiquid assets, created data visualization and analytics reporting templates, and provided career mentoring.
In addition to his quantitative and leadership abilities, Dr. Shah has active knowledge of several modern programming languages, including C++, Python, Visual Basic, and SQL.