Aarne Talman

Data & AI Senior Manager, Accenture

Aarne is a Data & AI Senior Manager at Accenture with close to 20 years of experience in strategy consulting, software and ML engineering, technology leadership, and academic research. He specializes in natural language processing, large language models, and machine learning. Prior to joining Accenture, Aarne worked at Silo AI as a Lead AI Scientist and Head of R&D, developing LLMs and production-grade AI. He has also worked as the UK CTO and the global ML lead at Nordcloud, business strategy consulting director at Gartner, as a technology strategy consultant at Accenture, and product manager at Nokia. Aarne’s educational background includes a PhD in Language Technology from the University of Helsinki, an MSc in Computational Linguistics from King’s College London, and a BSc from the London School of Economics.