Abraham Thomas is Quandl’s co-founder and Chief Data Officer. An expert data analyst, Abraham handles all data-related operations for Quandl: identification, acquisition, curation, organization and dissemination.
Abraham co-founded Quandl after a successful career on Wall Street, where he was the youngest ever trader at a multi-billion-dollar hedge fund. At this fund, Abraham conceived, designed and executed a number of quantitative data-driven investment strategies while managing a $300mn arbitrage portfolio, building cutting-edge trading technology along the way. Abraham has a Bachelor of Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay.
· Novel data sources and clever data science techniques may dominate headlines, but data deployment is the key to putting these advantages into action.
· We cover the components that go into modern data deployment infrastructures: people, processes, technology.
· We present case studies from Quandl and its buy-side clients