Christopher Knouss is the Director of Data & Technology Strategy at the JPMorgan Chase Institute. He joined the Institute in 2019 after serving as the Head of Data for a mapping technology startup, delivering spatial data engineering products, services, and systems to prevent vandalism to open-source data products. From 2014 to 2018, Chris led applied AI, ML, data science, and engineering teams for Apple in support of Maps and special projects. Prior to Apple, Chris worked for 10 years for The MITRE Corporation, a Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC), working as an Engineering Principle and Manager in support of DOT, DHS, IRS, DOJ, HHS, and Defense sponsors.
Chris holds a B.A. in History and M.A. in Geography from the University of Maryland.