Dr. Kolo is the Managing Director of Magnus Partners, Inc. He is a former career executive & technologist with McKinsey Digital Labs, Stroz Friedberg, Opera Solutions, Zifian, and Acxiom Government, specializing in data analytics, AI & data monetization. For over 23 years, Dr. Kolo has applied academic-level mathematics to software development, creating solutions for Fortune 100/500 companies and government agencies to solve real-world problems.
EX1 holds and invests in leading consulting and technology solutions companies collaborating with the federal government, working at the forefront of organizational transformation using artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and natural language processing. EX1 CEO Moe Jafari said, “We look to Dr. Kolo's expertise in AI and NLP as well as his business leadership and experience to guide Executive 1 as we grow our emerging technology portfolio of solutions for Federal civilian and defense agencies.”
Dr. Kolo has a Ph.D. in Computational Physics from the University of Virginia and a J.D. from George Mason University. He is also a registered patent agent and holds certifications as an ITIL Expert, PMP, and PgMP. Dr. Kolo is also a peer-reviewed and seasoned author of publications and patents that impact the academic mathematics and software community. He is also an antiquarian book and comic book collector, golfer, husband, and father.
EX1 is a private holding firm that invests in AI/ML/NLP and software-as-a-service (SaaS). EX1's current investments in Plasticity Inc., HumanTouch, LLC, CORAS (SaaS), and DocuGraph are positioned to lead in these technologies.
Consumers, businesses, and the federal Government are all embracing AI in the marketplace. According to Gartner, Government and private firms are forecasted to spend over $125 billion by 2025 on AI products and services. The EX1 family of companies find solutions to complex business challenges, with ML, AI and NLP becoming an increasingly significant part of that formula. Our strategic solutions and applications bring together innovators, experts and data scientists in solving the federal Government's business challenges. EX1's mission is to provide superior human interactions and client support, using service and technology that leverages cutting-edge data science applications to work smarter. This growing family of companies serves the Department of Defense, civilian federal Government agencies and commercial organizations with pride. For more information, visit https://www.executive1holding.com/