Khalid Al-Kofahi


Vice President, R&D
Thomson Reuters
Khalid Al-Kofahi is vice president, R&D for Thomson Reuters where he leads corporate R&D, a team of research scientists and software professionals whose mission is to help Thomson Reuters businesses design and develop differentiating products. They perform applied research, design algorithms, develop solutions and tools in support of current and future business needs. They specialize in a number of research areas including natural language processing, information retrieval, information extraction, document classification, clustering, document summarization, recommender systems, question answering, data mining, machine learning and quantitative methods (for the financial markets). He is passionate about building products that improve how people find, understand, interact with, and react to information.