Michael Benitah holds a master degree from Université de Montréal in Mathematical Finance. He worked at National Bank of Canada as a manager in Capital Management. Michael then returned to his alma mater. In 2020, he obtained his second master degree, this time, in Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence.
Michael completed his internship as a research assistant at HydroQuébec. There, he applied generative models (WaveNet in particular) to predict when maintenance of turbine-generator units would be required.
As of 2021, Michael Benitah is employed as a data scientist/machine learning engineer at Bell Canada.