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Salil Mehta

Salil Mehta is a statistician and risk strategist.

He served for two years as Director of Analytics in the U.S. Department of the Treasury for the Administration’s $700 billion TARP program. He is the former Director of the Policy, Research, and Analysis Department in the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation.

A Chartered Financial Analyst, Salil is on the Editorial Board for the American Statistical Association, an honorary member of the American Statistical Association, and a fellow member of the Royal Statistical Society, as well as publication contributor to both the Society of Actuaries and the CFA Institute.

He is the author of the mathematics book, Statistics Topics and author of the one of the largest free statistics blogs Statistical Ideas.

He also concurrently teaches at Georgetown, and is an adviser to a number of boards or organizations across the private and public service.