Below we introduce our team at Turnleaf Analytics. Our founding team has unparalleled combined skills in economics, finance, quantitative strategies and artificial intelligence

Alexander Denev

CEO and Co-Head R&D

  • Former Head of Artificial Intelligence for Deloitte LLP, Financial Services.
  • Former Head of Quantitative Research & Advanced Analytics at IHS Markit.
  • Co-authored the books “The Book of Alternative Data” and “Portfolio Management under Stress”.
    Authored the book “Probabilistic Graphical Models – a New Thinking in Financial Modelling”
  • Visiting lecturer at University of Oxford.

Saeed Amen

Co-Head of R&D

  • 15+ years of experience in quantitative modelling across several financial institutions, (e.g. Lehman Brothers and Nomura)
  • Founder of Cuemacro, providing systematic trading strategies for major investment banks
  • Co-founder of Thalesians – a think tank of dedicated professionals with an interest in finance, economics, mathematics
  • Co-authored “The Book of Alternative Data”.
  • Visiting lecturer at Queen Mary University of London.