Marco is the Chief Data Scientist in Satellogic where he currently builds a global geo-information analytics platform and develops solutions for a broad range of sectors. Prior to this, as BBVA's Chief Data Scientist and Global Head of Data, Marco led the bank’s efforts to become a data-driven organization. Marco was also Chief Innovation Officer for Xerox Corporation where he developed smart sensor systems and real-time urban analytics solutions. As a researcher he has published over 30 scientific articles and holds 11 patents. In 2017 he was awarded the Digital Masters Award for Excellence in Transformational Use of Data.