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Sebastian Ceria
Chief Executive Officer, at Qontigo


Sebastian Ceria is Chief Executive Officer of Qontigo. He previously served as the CEO of Axioma, which he founded and led since 1998. Before that, Sebastian was an Associate Professor of Decision, Risk and Operations at Columbia Business School. He has worked extensively in robust optimization and its application to portfolio management, authoring many articles in industry and academic publications. He is a recipient of the Career Award for Operations Research from the National Science Foundation. Sebastian holds a PhD in Operations Research from Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business, and a degree in Applied Math from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Agenda Sessions

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