About the Principal

Joseph Galea founded Desa Analytics Corp. with the goal of helping businesses realize incremental value with analytics and AI. Joseph believes there is tremendous potential to incorporate explainable AI into the models and algorithms that power many growth-optimizing strategies.

Joseph has worked as an analytics consultant for the past seven years and has gained invaluable experience at large-scale investment management, banking, and manufacturing organizations. Throughout his time as a consultant, Joseph has seen the rising importance of AI as firms capture larger quantities of data in this fast-paced marketplace.

Joseph is ideally qualified to help organizations harness the value of business analytics and AI. He holds a BComm from Queen’s Smith School of Business, an MSc, Business Analytics, from Ivey Business School and a certificate in AI for Business Strategy from MIT. Joseph also holds certifications from the International Monetary Fund, New York Institute of Finance, Google Cloud Institute, and IBM Watson. Joseph is also a regular attendee at the AWS Re:Invent Conference on Cloud Computing, Toronto Machine Learning Summit, and Open Data Science East and West Summits.