Deborah Kanubala

Deborah Kanubala

Deborah Kanubala

Researcher

African Masters in Machine Intelligence, AIMS
Ms. Kanubala holds a BSc. in Financial Mathematics from the University for Development Studies, Ghana and an MSc. in Mathematical Science from the Africa Institute for Mathematical Science, Senegal. This training gave her foundational understanding in the application of Machine Learning which she is further developing with her current training at the African Master’s in Machine Intelligence in Ghana. Her research interests majorly lie in the applications of finance especially credit scoring and pricing of financial derivations. Ms. Kanubala is also the co-founder of a non-profit organization – Women Promoting Science to the Younger Generation which is based in Senegal and Ghana. The main objective of this association is to promote science to future generations. In recognition of her efforts in promoting STEM, she was recently voted among the top 20 most influential personalities in northern Ghana in this field(STEM). She is also a recipient of a research grant from the Mastercard Foundation and Alumnode project grants. Her career goal is to become a transformative machine learning expert in finance and serve as a STEM mentor to other young people.