Chief Technology Officer
Ritabrata (Rito) has wide ranging experiences as a professional quantitative trader, investment strategist and technologist. Rito earned a Master’s degree in Engineering and Computational Biology from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, India. He has consulted leading global hedge funds in quantitative modelling and delta-neutral alpha-generation techniques and also serves as a faculty and student mentor at WorldQuant University. He is the co-founder of TrueRisk Labs, a firm startup that applies machine learning and artificial intelligence to predict the market direction and Blowfish Technologies, a startup pushing the use of the emerging blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies in finance. He continues to be a long-standing member of Mensa and holds multiple software patents and journal publications in diverse fields – from computational biology to customer experience management.