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DAVID RUKSHIN
Chief Technology Officer
WorldQuant

Mr. Rukshin is the Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Rukshin is responsible for the Firm’s technology infrastructure, and for the operations function. From 1998-2014, Mr. Rukshin worked at D. E. Shaw group, a global investment and technology development firm with more than 1,000
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CHARLES
Mc GARRAUGH

CEO
Stratagem Technologies

Charles is the CEO of Stratagem and oversees all aspects of the business. Before joining Stratagem, Charles spent 16 years at Goldman Sachs, most recently as the company’s global head of metals trading, prior to that he was the head of European mortgage trading.
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MATTHEW GRIFFIN
Founder, CEO
The 311 Institute

Matthew Griffin, Futurist and Founder of the 311 Institute is described as “The Adviser behind the Advisers”. Recognised in 2013, 2015 and 2016 as one of Europe’s foremost futurists, innovation and strategy experts Matthew is an award winning author, entrepreneur and international speaker who has
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ILYAS KHAN
CEO and Co-founder
Cambridge Quantum Computing

Ilyas Khan KSG, is the CEO and co-founder of Cambridge Quantum Computing. A Fellow of St Edmund’s College at the University of Cambridge, Ilyas is also the Leader in Residence at the Judge Business School where he has been instrumental in the establishment of the highly
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RADO LIPUS
Founder and CEO
Neudata

Rado Lipuš, CFA is the founder and CEO of Neudata, an alternative data intelligence provider. Prior to founding Neudata, Rado's professional experience spans 20 years of FinTech leadership, sales management and data innovation for the buy-side. He spent several years in quantitative
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GARETH SHEPHERD
Co-Founder and Partner
G Squared Capital LLP

Gareth is an engineer by training and has a PhD in expert systems (a branch of artificial intelligence). He is a CFA Charterholder and has 14 years of experience in risk and asset management. He also holds a Certificate in Value Investing from Columbia University.
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MICHAEL PARITEE
CEO
Serrada Capital

Michael Paritee is the founder and CEO of Serrada Capital LLC. After years of leadership in the technology and transportation sectors, Mr. Paritee launched Serrada Capital in 2006. Serrada is an investment firm, which trades systematic strategies in equities, derivatives and currencies in its
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MONA EL ISA
Co-Founder
Melonport

Former star-trader at Goldman Sachs, promoted to Vice President by the age of 26 and made the “top 30 under 30” list in Trader Magazine in 2008 and Forbes Magazine in 2011 after profitably trading the 2008 and 2011 crashes. Moved to Geneva-based macro fund Jabre Capital in 2011, before deciding in 2014 that the
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MICHAEL O’ROURKE
Global Head of Machine Intelligence and Data Services
Nasdaq

Mike O’Rourke has spent 18 years of his two-decade long career in technology at Nasdaq. Now, as Global Head of Machine Intelligence and Data Services, he leads Nasdaq’s machine intelligence development group—Nasdaq’s Innovation Lab—that combines proprietary
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TONY GUIDA
Senior Quantitative Portfolio Manager
RPMI Railpen

Tony Guida is Senior Quantitative Portfolio Manager, leading systematic portfolio construction at RPMI Railpen in London and managing multi-factor equity portfolios. Prior to that Tony was Senior Research Consultant for Smart Beta and Risk
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SCOTT KERSON
Head of Systematic Strategies
Gresham Investment Management

J Scott Kerson is Senior Managing Director and Head of Systematic Strategies at Gresham Investment Management, LLC, where he is responsible for quantitative strategy research and development.
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THOMAS KIESELSTEIN
CIO
Quoniam Asset Management

Thomas is co-founder and Chief Investment Officer of Quoniam Asset Management. As CIO, he oversees Quoniam’s Equity, Fixed Income and Multi-Asset investment teams. Prior to Quoniam, Thomas worked for DZ Bank and Dresdner Bank
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GEORGE McDONAUGH
CEO
Kryptonite1

George discovered Bitcoin in early 2011 and quit his 8 year career in advertising within a month. Consumed by the potential of Bitcoin and it’s underlying technology, he became active in the emerging decentralised economy and started
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EVAN SCHNIDMAN
CEO
Prattle

Before starting Prattle, Evan taught at Brown University and Harvard University. Co-author of How the Fed Moves Markets, Evan is also widely published in macroeconomics, political economy, and finance publications. Along with being a respected academic,
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Dr. HAMISH MACALISTER
Deputy CIO
Firth Investment Management

Hamish is the Deputy CIO for Firth Investment Management, and portfolio manager of Firth Asian Systematic Equities Fund. Prior to joining Firth, Hamish was Head of Research for Maiora Asset Management, Head of Asia-Pacific
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MOHAMED ELLOUZE
Multi Asset Strategist
USSIM

Mohamed Ellouze is a Senior Strategist in the Multi-Asset Allocation (MAA) team at USSIM. Prior to joining USSIM, Mohamed was Fund Manager at Kleinwort Benson responsible for designing and implementing
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CARLOS DOMINGO
Co-founder and Managing Partner
Spice Venture Capital

Carlos is a senior executive, entrepreneur and investor and currently co-founder and managing partner of SPiCE VC, the first liquid, inclusive and transparent VC fund thanks to advances in blockchain
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ERIC KOHLMANN KUPPER
Founding Partner and CEO
Trinnacle

Eric (Brazilian, German) is Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer at Trinnacle. He holds a Master in Finance from IE Business School in Madrid and started his academic career at Eton College in the UK
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