Emre Sahingur, PhD
Senior Vice President for Predictive Analytics, Research and Product Management
VantageScore Solutions, LLC
Emre Sahingur, PhD is the Senior Vice President for Predictive Analytics, Research and Product Management at VantageScore Solutions, LLC. In this role, Dr. Sahingur leads the team of data scientists who have developed and maintain the VantageScore credit scoring models. Additionally, Dr. Sahingur leads the firm’s research and analysis efforts aimed at providing insights and information related to credit scoring and consumer credit.
Prior to joining VantageScore in 2018, Dr. Sahingur held various executive roles at Fannie Mae related to risk management and modeling over a 9-year tenure, including serving as the Chief Risk Officer for Model Risk during his last 5 years there. Prior to Fannie Mae, Dr. Sahingur was with Capital One for 10 years serving in various senior roles related to consumer lending, modeling and credit risk management.
Dr. Sahingur received his PhD in finance from the State University of New York - Buffalo and an M.B.A. from the State University of New York – Binghamton. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from Istanbul Technical University in Turkey.