Dr. Tolga Kurt received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical and electronics engineering from Boğaziçi University, Turkey, in 2000 and 2002, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Ottawa, Canada, in 2006.
Following his Ph.D., he was responsible for the 4G product line with Ericsson Canada. He later managed his first startup PlusOneMinusOne working in operational optimisation for various verticals including airlines, banks, cargo, and FMCG companies.
He is currently the Managing Partner of AI-Based AML Solutions Company H3M. H3M is leveraging the experience and technologies, such as Active Learning, from diverse industries in order to increase the effectiveness of the AML systems.
Due to his work in big data analytics, Dr. Kurt has been selected to EMEA MIT Technology Review 35 under 35 list and have been selected as the Young Entrepreneur of the Year in Turkey.