Artificial Intelligence: enhancing productivity

Human + Machine: Reimagining Work in the Age of AI explores the power of artificial intelligence (AI) in reshaping the future of work. The authors, Paul R. Daugherty and H. James Wilson, argue that rather than replacing humans, AI has the potential to enhance human capabilities and revolutionize industries. They provide insightful examples and case studies to illustrate how organizations can effectively combine human and machine intelligence to create new value and competitive advantage.

At Saguaro, we have witnessed firsthand a remarkable increase in productivity that is a result of combining AI alongside human research, echoing the insights shared in the book.  By incorporating AI algorithms and tools into our investment process, we have been able to achieve significant advancements in our research productivity.

The integration of AI has allowed us to analyze vast amounts of financial data more efficiently and generate actionable insights. As with other industries explored in this book, the investment landscape continues to evolve with growing complexity and data availability. We firmly believe that the role of AI in investment management will only become more pronounced in the coming decades.

“We find in our research that companies that focus on human and machine collaboration create outcomes that are two to more than six times better than those that focus on machine or human alone.”

AI Enhancing Humans

The Age of Spiritual Machines by Ray Kurzweil emphasizes that artificial intelligence (AI) will enhance rather than replace humans. It highlights the need to prepare for a future where man and machine collaborate seamlessly. Kurzweil's vision inspires us to embrace the potential of AI as an opportunity for personal growth and societal advancement. By integrating our unique strengths with AI, we can unlock new possibilities and elevate humanity to new heights. At Saguaro, we are preparing now and actively shaping the future of man and machine collaboration, to harness the full potential of AI.

“AI will not displace humans, it’s going to enhance us.”


AI in Practice in Asset Management