Jan Purchase

Jan Purchase

Director, Lux Magi Ltd

Jan Purchase has been working in investment banking for 19 years during which he has worked with nine of the world’s top 40 banks by market capitalization. In the last 13 years he has focused exclusively on helping clients with Business Decisions, Decision Modeling (in DMN), Business Rules, Business Rule Management Systems (BRMS) and Business Process Modeling. Jan is a founder of Lux Magi  (www.luxmagi.com): a company specializing in delivering, training and mentoring all of these concepts to financial organizations and applying it to improve the integration of predictive analytics and machine learning to operational decisions. Lux Magi has been applying Decision Modeling to finance and regulatory compliance projects since 2011 and has been training new decision modelers for much of this time.

In December 2016 Dr Purchase published a book Real World Decision Modeling with DMN with James Taylor which covers his experiences of using decision management in finance. He also runs a Decision Management Blog www.luxmagi.com/blog and is currently working on ways to better integrate and harness predictive analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence with decision modeling.

Jan also contributes to conferences on decision management, such as  Decision CAMP 2017 and Decision CAMP 2018, and has influenced the evolution of the DMN standard for decision modeling.