• About us

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    QuantsUnited is a French award-winning fintech company headquartered in Bidart, the Biarritz area in France.

    Our international team is based in Paris, Madrid, the French Basque region and New York

     

    The CEO is a serial entrepreneur who co-founded, sold and invested in several tech companies.

    The founding management team is composed of serial entrepreneurs who co-founded together 2 former A.I. startups and

    have been working together for more than 9 years.

     

    We praise experienced high-profile board advisors and experts with 50+ cumulated years experience.

    Our R&D team is composed of award-winning A.I. specialists, PhDs, Quants and Mathematicians from the World’s Top Organizations.

  • Management Team

    CEO

    Jorge Mata has joined QuantsUnited in 2021 as a CEO and investor. He founded MyAlert in 1999, a company focused on designing and implementing wireless solutions. In 2001 sold MyAlert to the Buongiorno group for $100 Million. He remained the Vice Chairman until Buongiorno went public in 2003 reaching over $700 Million in valuation. He then founded another 3 companies that have sold to American entities for over $10 Million each; created another two companies that failed. He has invested in more than 20 different start-ups in Silicon Valley and Europe and has been on several of their boards. Prior to being entrepreneur worked at AT&T & Bell Laboratories, McKinsey&Co, Banco Santander and Broadvision. Appointed two times technology pioneer by the Davos World Economic Forum in 2001 and 2002. Jorge holds an MS in Physics from Universidad Autonoma (Madrid) and MBA from New York University (NYC).

    Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer

    AI and blockchain specialist, PhD studies in Theoretical physics (ENS Paris, CERN Geneva, ITP Chinese Academy Of Science Beijing, 2010–2014), Co-founder of DreamUp Vision (AI in Healthcare), former CTO DreamQuark (AI for FinTech). Algo-trading on the crypto currency markets (2017-2018). Numerous startup awards as a speaker. Several scientific papers on Theoretical Particle Physics about LHC as well as Machine Learning.

    Hobby : Video games development.

    Co-founder & Chief Product Officer

    Co-founder and former CEO of DreamUp Vision (AI in Healthcare), PhD in Theoretical Physics (CEA Saclay, 2014), former COO and Data Scientist at DreamQuark (AI for FinTech), numerous start-up awards including 2016 Challenges Magazine, US SXSW 2016, TheFamily 2015, Monaco 2016, invited speaker of major A.I. and Data science conferences, scientific awards that include among others the 2011 Golden medal Moscow State University, several awards for top-10 best students of Moscow State University (2010, 2009, 2009), 2009 July-Aug selected to represent Russia at CERN Summer school, 2005 Winner of international olympiads in physics, mathematics and literature organized by Moscow State University among several thousand students. Several scientific papers on Theoretical Particle Physics as well as Machine Learning.

    Co-founder & VP Ecosystems

    Entrepreneur, Board Member, former C-level Executive from Fortune 50 to nano caps, with 25+ years of experience across 4 continents. Award winner of Johnson & Johnson Standards of Leadership Awards in 2002 and 2005, EY Audit Alumni France, Vietnam and Cambodia involved in banking and services between 1995 and 1997. Founder of VITANLINK, she has been bringing early stage ventures from the health tech SaaS, IoT and AI fields to post-seed stages by co-founding or co-developing, mentoring and advising founder CEOs (50+ companies). Tram holds an MBA from MGill University in Canada, a US CPA Certified Public Accountant License, the US PDA Certificate in Private Company Governance and the Financial Times NED Diploma. She is a fellow from the American NACD Association

  • Our Team

    The technical team consists of award-winning data scientists, experiences developers, spesialist in 3D animation, marketing and design specialists, interns and freelances

    Lead Developer

    20 years of experience in Front-end developments. Web projects & Agile stack supervision, IT architect, Database specialist: management and treatment. CRM connectors and API tools conception and development. Product owner. 

    Senior Data Scientist

    Senior Data Scientist in quantitative trading, A.I. and platform developments, private Maths teacher for bachelor students (preparatory schools for "Grandes Ecoles", competitive exams Mines-Ponts, Centrale, Ecole Polytechnique...), former Maths teacher in French State Education (High School), aggregation (French eq.PhD) of Mathematics (2010), alumni Ecole Normale Superieure in Lyon.

    Brice le Grignou

    Senior Data Scientist

     Brice brings solid experience in Quantitative finance and AI from BNP Paribas, the largest bank in

    Europe and from Shift technologies, the French Fintech Unicorn specialized in fraud detection.

    He graduated in France from the ENS Ecole Normale Supérieure de Paris PSL, holds a master’s

    degree in Fundamental Mathematics from Paris Université Pierre et Marie-Curie and a PhD in

    Mathematics from Université Nice-Sophia Antipolis.

    Lucas Allard

    Data Scientist

    During his various internship experiences, Lucas applied his AI knowledge in well-known institutions

    such as at TotalEnergies or at CNP Assurances. Winner of the TotalEnergies Hackathon #IAPAU, landing 1st out of over

    300 contestants.

    He holds a MSc Engineering from CY TECH (former EISTI), a Master’s Degree in Applied

    Mathematics from Paris Dauphine University, and a Master in Data Science from the ENSAE Paris

    specialized in Statistics.

    Nicolas Playe

    Data Scientist

    Among his diverse experience, from start-up to private insurance Covea or the Ministry of

    Defense, he has proved unique data science skills. Nicolas has also a

    passion and talent for programming. He participated to Programming Python and C++

    challenges ranked 1st out of 2000 on Pydefis, 7th out of 1300 on MicroContest, Top 3 on

    CodinGame.

    He holds a Master’s Degree in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence from Paris Saclay University

    Julien Politi

    Developer, UX/UI designer

    Julien brings close to 20 years of web, mobile design and graphic experience from various

    sectors such as the fashion textile industry, with a very creative mindset.

    He holds the D.E.F.A (diplôme d'études fondamentales en Architecture), Diploma from the

    Architecture School of Bordeaux, a Graphic Design training at the Design School Ecole de Condé

    and a fullstack development training at the O’Clock School.

    Corentin Faget

    Junior Developer

    Web and mobile app development.

    Patrick Barry

    Office Manager

    Patrick is a wonderful addition to the team, having 10 years of experience in office management,

    interacting with various profiles of internal and external interfaces, creating and supporting

    administration processes from suppliers, accounting and finance, clients as well as sales and

    marketing key event logistics. Patrick is both a French and an American citizen, and speaks 3

    languages fluently, French, English and Spanish

    He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce Montpellier (France)

    with a specialization in consulting and had the opportunity for an Erasmus exchange during his

    student years to attend Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena in Spain

    He is passionate about video games.

    Nicolas

    DevOps, Architect, Security specialist

    3D animation developer

    Developer, UI/UX design

    Exclusive partnership with 3D animation developer

    3D animation developer, Digital Humain Designer

    Developer, UI/UX design

    Exclusive partnership with 3D animation developer and designer

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  • Board of advisors

    We are proud to work with our Board!

    Scientific Board advisor

    French mathematician and economist specialized in Data Science, Financial mathematics and Chaos Theory ar the University of Paris I-Pantheon-Sorbonne. He formerly held the Frey Chair of quantitative finance at Stony Brook University and was academic director of the French Laboratory of Excellence on Financial Regulation. PhD in Hamiltonian dynamics, over 20 years in the Financial industry. He has particular interest in researching portfolio risks, for which he has developed especially suited powerful nonlinear statistical and data science models, as well as macroeconomics and systemic risk. He founded FinTech firms Riskdata (Risk management for the buyside) and Datacore ( quantitative portfolio of ETFs) and in Chief Science Officer of Matrics (AI for the buy-side). Douady is a member of the Praxis Club, a New York-based think tank advising the French government on its economic policy and sits on the board and the investment committee of friends of IHES, a foundation supporting the Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques (the French brother of Princeton IAS). He is alumni of Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris and was awarded a gold medal at the International Mathematical Olympiads.

    Christopher Reid 

    USA Board advisor

    Chris is an experienced Wealth Manager, trader and portfolio fund manager.  He is a former professional during 10 years at Morgan Stanley in New York City.

    Chris has a roaster of connections in the US Financial Markets. He oversees all equity trading activities for the fund, comprising of over $1.2 Billion in assets under management, has built out a trading desk moving from manual to electronic trading platforms, is directly responsible for 100% of automation of order distribution process by utilizing FIX connectivity, managing of all client guidelines with respect to directed trading, soft dollars, and commission recapture programs

    Thérèse Vien

    Cross-border Board advisor

    Managing Partner at Powerway Asia, Foreign Trade Advisor to the French government with a multi-cultural profile (US, Europe, Asia), Senior Advisor of start ups in AI, FinTech, Robotics. successful Serial entrepreneur & Business Angel in the digital ecosystem since 1995 in France and in the Silicon Valley (BroadVision brought to IPO Nasdaq BVSN), Cross border France-China investment projects in Innovation and Technology (Digital Transformation, AI, Blockchain, FinTech, IoT), strong lobbying skills at Global Fortune 100 - 500, International Business Development, Executive Search for Europe and APAC, Master of Sciences at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

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