CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 22, 2018--Today, STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, added a seasoned technology director with the hiring of Leo Wang to oversee the engineering and information technology departments.

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Leo Wang, STATS Head of Engineering and Technology (Photo: Business Wire)

Wang joins STATS from JPMorgan Chase, where he most recently served as Executive Director, CCB Cloud Enablement Lead. Prior to JPMorgan Chase, has held director and executive-level positions at Motorola Solutions, MediaOcean LLC, and MediaBank LLC. Wang brings more than 16 years of hands-on engineering experience as a technology strategist, with areas of expertise in cloud computing and security, data architecture, and performance optimization.

“Leo is a proven leader and well-versed in the intricacies of cloud computing, AI-driven software and analytics solutions, making him an ideal fit for this role,” said Dr. Helen Sun, Chief Technology Officer at STATS. “He will play an integral part in developing the next generation of products and services for STATS.”

After receiving his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Southeast University in Nanjing, China, and his Master of Science in Computer Science from Loyola University Chicago, Wang has gone on to build and manage teams around the world. Wang holds certifications for core support areas, including the prestigious Oracle Certified Master credential, recognizing the highest level of demonstrated knowledge, skills, and ability in Oracle products and technology, along with Amazon cloud certifications including highest professional level solution architect and various SUN certifications.

“The products and services that STATS is putting forth are setting new benchmarks for the sports technology industry,” said Wang. “I am looking forward to the opportunity to join the technology department and help provide STATS’ customers with industry-leading solutions.”

About STATS

STATS is the global leader in sports intelligence, operating at the intersection of sports and technology. The world’s most innovative brands, technology companies, leagues and dozens of world championship teams trust STATS to find their winning edge. STATS combines the industry’s fastest and most accurate data platform with video analysis, sports content and research, player tracking, and the latest in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to provide unparalleled media and team performance solutions. The pioneer of live sports data, STATS continues to speed innovation in the industry with STATS Edge™, the first-ever team performance solution powered by AI. For more information, go to www.stats.com and follow STATS on Twitter @STATS—Insights.

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