José Luis Calvo

Director of Artificial Intelligence

José Luis, Sngular’s Director of AI, has pioneered important developments in artificial intelligence, including creating Alfred— Sngular’s virtual assistant that helps employees with administrative tasks– and developing the innovative turnkey platform, Corex.

Before joining Sngular in 2017, José Luis was a Software Architect at Microsoft for 15 years, leading the development and implementation of financial services solutions. Hired by Mapfre, the global insurance company, in 2015 as head of technology innovation, he developed more than 15 prototypes a year using new technologies, including Artificial Intelligence (ChatBot), Internet of Things, Virtual and Augmented Reality, and Blockchain. He also launched Mapfre’s Innoagents Network, an initiative designed to promote employee-led innovation.

José Luis earned his computer engineering degree from the University of Cambridge in England, and a master’s degree in informations systems management from the IE Business School in Madrid, Spain. He is a regular speaker and professor on the subject of AI at various universities, including UNIR, IE and ESADE.