Rachid Ajaja

Founder & CEO, AllianceBlock

Rachid is a serial entrepreneur with an obsession for modelling, analytics development, quantitative analysis and data science. For the last decade, he has been developing and implementing models and methodologies to help organizations with forecasting and risk management, and pricing. He was a Quantitative Analyst at Barclays. He then led the AI research team at VINCI. In 2017, he completed the building and deployment of a smart infrastructure on the French highways. His impressive work received accolades from VINCI which commissioned him to help orchestrate the ambitious “smart highways and smart cities” project, combining AI and Blockchain. Rachid is also a Venture Partner at Alpha Omega Capital. He holds an engineering degree in Computer Science and Signal Processing, and a Masters degree in Probability Theory, Stochastic Process, and Quantitative Finance.