Carnegie Mellon University

W.L. Mellon Speaker: Christine DeFilippo

Christine DeFilippo (BS/DC 1990m MSIA 1994), Director of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Siri Operations at Apple, presented on Thursday, Nov. 7, at 12:30 p.m. in the Tepper School Simmons Auditorium. 


Christine DeFilippo is a results-driven executive with 30 years of experience in Operations and Finance. She earned her bachelor’s in economics at CMU and returned for her MBA at Tepper after working in finance.

Since then, DeFilippo has worked as an executive at the Walt Disney Company and as Vice President of Business Planning, Strategy, & Product Marketing NCS at Navteq before joining Apple in 2012. She has held a variety of key positions there in finance and operations.

DeFilippo is currently Director of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Siri Operations at Apple with oversight of pivotal projects and thousands of employees worldwide.

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