News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda – Afiniti, the world’s leading applied artificial intelligence provider of enterprise behavioral pairing solutions, today announced that Dame Jennifer Smith, 7th Premier of Bermuda, and Peter Riepenhausen, Chairman of The Resource Group, have been appointed members of Afiniti’s Board of Directors.
Dame Jennifer Smith was the first female Senator, first female Deputy Speaker, and first female Premier of Bermuda. She led the Progressive Labor Party to its first general election victory in Bermudan history, and is the only leader from the Progressive Labor Party to win two consecutive general elections.
Prior to joining elective politics, Dame Jennifer was a political reporter and editor for the Bermuda Recorder newspaper. She is a member of the Council of Women World Leaders and was made a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2005.
Afiniti’s mission to generate economic benefits while improving human interactions is a powerful one,” said Dame Jennifer. “I look forward to continuing to further increase my involvement in the technology sector and contributing my areas of expertise to the fourth industrial revolution.”
Zia Chishti, CEO, and Chairman of Afiniti’s Board of Directors, commented: “Dame Jennifer and Mr Riepenhausen are extraordinary individuals that will bring great talent and experience to the Afiniti Board. Afiniti welcomes them to their new roles, and looks forward to working with them in the years to come.”
Following this announcement, Afiniti’s Board of Directors is comprised of:
- Hasnain Aslam, CIO, The Resource Group
- HE Jose Maria Aznar, 6th President of Spain
- Larry Babbio, Former President of Verizon
- Zia Chishti [Chairman], CEO of Afiniti
- Peter Riepenhausen, Chairman, The Resource Group
- Dame Jennifer Smith, 7th Premier of Bermuda
- Secretary John Snow, 73rd US Treasury Secretary