Managing Partner, Venture Science, LLC
Beaumont Vance is currently the head of WestCap’s Artificial Intelligence and Data Science Practice. His focus is on leveraging new and emerging capabilities in the fields of AI and data science to create competitive advantage and growth for WestCap and its portfolio companies.
Prior to joining WestCap, Beaumont was the head of Artificial Intelligence, Data Science and Emerging Technology at TD Ameritrade where he built the company’s first enterprise AI platforms including a Netflix-style recommendation engine for investors, Marketing and customer analytics AI platforms, as well as the chatbot ecosystem. Beaumont also led the Analytics Center of Excellence and the emerging technology lab and AI counsel.
Prior to TD Ameritrade, Beaumont founded the Advanced Analytics practice at Fidelity investments, developing the ability for sales and marketing to compete on analytics and to improve the investing experience of Fidelity’s 22 million 401k customers.
Prior to shifting his focus to data science and technology at Fidelity, Beaumont served as the head of Risk and insurance at Fidelity where he developed the CCAP and stress testing platforms to assess Fidelity’s $10 billion capital structure and $3 trillion in assets.
Beaumont also worked intensively with the DARPA and executive teams at Sun Microsystems developing global analytics methods to identify and assess various systems across 140 countries.