Inside Story: Ally & Microsoft Groundbreaking AI Collaboration


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FEATURING: Priya Gore, General Manager at Microsoft and Sathish Muthukrishnan, CIO at Ally

The launch of Ally’s self-built AI platform in collaboration with Microsoft represents a measured yet trailblazing foray into next-gen technologies for banking. Rather than reacting to hype, Ally has taken a principled approach focused on productivity, security, scalability and an improved customer experience.

Ally’s emphasis on co-piloting change also signals the value of strategic partnerships between banks and tech players in steering AI’s responsible adoption, providing a blueprint for financial institutions of all sizes eyeing productive AI integration.

Joining me on the Banking Transformed podcast to discuss this exciting collaboration is Priya Gore, General Manager, Data & AI for US Financial Services at Microsoft and Sathish Muthukrishnan, Chief Information, Data and Digital Officer at Ally.

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In each Banking Transformed podcast, host Jim Marous has candid conversations with the world’s foremost leaders on what it takes to transform financial institutions during an age of digital disruption. His guests discuss technology, channels, innovation, customer experience, leadership, culture and competitive forces that are changing the banking industry faster than ever before.


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