Sheer El Showk

Christiana Cromer May 6, 2021


Sheer is a seasoned machine learning engineer with research-level knowledge of modern ML (particularly NLP), a tenured academic (on leave), and a system architect with extensive experience in distributed systems & high-performance computing. His background combines strong academic credentials with 16+ years of software development experience, including lead roles developing and deploying enterprise software in mission-critical settings. More recently, he founded a startup, Lore Ai, applying NLP to optimize business processes. In his academic career, Sheer engaged in highly visible and influential research in both String Theory and Critical Phenomena at preeminent European research institutes where he was awarded several prestigious grants. In recent years his interests have veered towards machine learning and system architecture.