With a diverse background in artificial intelligence, sports analytics and sports science, Kratik Malhotra just finished his second season as the director of sports science and analytics for the Texas A&M football team. Malhotra has been an integral part of Jimbo Fisher’s staff since 2013, leading Florida State’s sports science testing, research and implementation. He specializes in computer vision, business intelligence, machine learning, data mining and data visualization.
After moving to the United States and graduating with a master’s in sport management (with a focus on data/analytics) from Florida State in 2012, Malhotra worked with the NFL and NBA combine programs at IMG Academy and consulted a number of NFL, NBA and MLS teams during his stint with STATSports Technolgies.
As a senior at the University of Pune in India, Malhotra began working in sports as an analyst for Real time Sportscast, consulting a number of Indian soccer teams such as I-League champions, Salgaocar SC and Dempo SC.