Sunpreet Arora is currently working as a Staff Research Scientist at Visa Research where he conducts applied research in the areas of biometrics and machine learning.
Prior to his current role, Sunpreet was working as a Staff Research Scientist in the Identity and Risk Products organization at Visa where he invented and built solutions for in-store, online, and in-car user authentication using cutting edge emerging technologies such as biometrics, deep learning and cryptography. He also developed the biometrics performance specifications for the Visa Ready program, and contributed to the biometrics certification program in the Fast Identity Online Alliance (FIDO).
Sunpreet has 12 patent pending applications and over 15 academic publications to his credit. He holds a Bachelor of Technology (Hons.) degree in Computer Science and Engineering from IIIT-Delhi, and a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Michigan State University.