Mona Vernon, SM ‘11
Thomson Reuters Labs
Mona M. Vernon is Vice President, Thomson Reuters Labs. The lab partners with customers and third parties, such as start-ups and academics, on new data-driven innovations. Previously at Thomson Reuters, Mona ran the Emerging Technology group and launched an Open Innovation Challenge program across the enterprise. Mona holds a B.S. and M.S. in mechanical engineering from Tufts University and a S.M. in Engineering and Management from MIT, where her research focused on the role of customer experience in digital business strategy. Prior to joining Thomson Reuters, she worked in technology start-ups in product development and management roles. Mona is an Executive Board Member of the FinTech Sandbox in Boston, an advisory board member Commonwealth of Massachusetts Big Data Advisory Committee and winner of Boston 50 on Fire.