Washington, DC – CalypsoAI announced today the hiring of Dr. Erica Briscoe and Mr. Andrew Spage to leadership roles within the company. Dr. Briscoe, a leading scientist in artificial intelligence who previously served as the CTO of the Georgia Tech Research Institute, has been named Senior Vice President of Strategy and Delivery. Mr. Spage, a senior technology leader within the U.S. intelligence community, and will assume the role of Director of Solutions Architecture. Both hires will be critical to CalypsoAI’s focus on providing its AI / ML security platform, Vespr, to customers within mission critical enterprises that demand secure and trustworthy AI capabilities.
These hirings follow the startup’s announcement of a $13 million Series A fundraising round in July. The two year old company has established itself as a market leader in developing software to facilitate the validation, monitoring, and security of enterprise AI platforms.
“We are thrilled to have Erica and Andy joining the team. Their experience working at the intersection of disruptive technology, the private sector, and government will be a huge value add as CalypsoAI continues to scale” said Neil Serebryany, CEO of CalypsoAI. “As we continue to enhance our ability to develop systems to secure AI, these technology leaders are well suited to engage with our customers to bring CalypsoAI’s products to bear in solving their complex AI and ML related problems.”
Dr. Briscoe will be responsible for the delivery of CalypsoAI’s technology to enterprise customers and overseeing the company’s research and development work with government organizations in the national security space. “I am thrilled to join the CalypsoAI team and be part of delivering trusted AI technology to mission critical enterprises within the national security ecosystem and the private sector,” said Dr. Briscoe. “I cannot wait to get to work with the CalypsoAI team in securing an automated future.”
Mr. Spage’s role will focus on ensuring that CalypsoAI’s products are aligned with customer needs. “I am looking forward to working with our customers to develop and deploy trusted AI solutions,” said Mr. Spage. “Securing AI is vital to accelerating the implementation of this game changing technology across enterprises and CalypsoAI is at the forefront of this innovation.”
CalypsoAI was founded in 2018 and is focused on accelerating and securing an enterprise’s adoption of AI and ML. To do this, CalypsoAI is advancing the science behind Trusted AI, ranging from AI accreditation to defenses against adversarial machine learning attacks. CalypsoAI software is relied upon to give the ground truth of AI performance, reliability, and security. CalypsoAI serves customers in national security, finance, and other highly regulated industries. Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.