National security industry executive Jennifer Nelson has joined Finch AI’s senior leadership team as chief operating officer.
“Jen has demonstrated remarkable leadership and proven success in our target markets,” said Finch AI CEO and Chairman Steve Baldwin.
“Her track record in building businesses throughout her career makes it clear she is the right leader to help us achieve our business goals. Our investor group, board, and I are excited to bring Jen’s expertise and experience to Finch AI, particularly during this pivotal moment for AI and this period of growth at Finch.”
As COO, Nelson will lead the day-to-day operations and management of Finch AI’s sales and business development, marketing, product development and management, and customer engagement and management.
Prior to joining Finch AI, Nelson was a member of AWS’ Worldwide Public Sector management team. She later became the general manager of national security.
Before Amazon, she was a member of IBM’s Cognitive Computing and Artificial Intelligence team, a director of sales for Agilex Technologies and spent over a decade at Sun Microsystems in various positions.
“I look forward to leading the mission-focused team at Finch AI as we help our customers unlock the many new opportunities made possible by recent advances in AI,” Nelson said. “Our customers have access to more data and more tools than ever before, but often struggle to glean the most critical insights when it matters most. I am excited to join a passionate team that brings forward the most trusted, precise solutions to help customers augment critical decision-making capabilities, find new efficiencies, and solve their most pressing challenges.”