Alejandro Jaimes

Director of Research, Yahoo!

Alex Jaimes is a scientist and innovator with 15+ years of international experience in research leading to product impact (Yahoo, KAIST, Telefonica, IDIAP-EPFL, Fuji Xerox, IBM, Siemens, and AT&T Bell Labs). He's worked in the USA, Japan, Chile, Switzerland, Spain, and South Korea and has a Ph.D. from Columbia University.

At Yahoo, Alex is Director of Research where he manages a team of scientists and engineers in Barcelona and Bangalore. His activities include setting the research strategies, and directly contributing to several Yahoo products such as Yahoo News, Image and Video search, Flickr, and others.


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