In 2011 he received from Queen Mary University of London a Ph.D. in computer science with specialisation in machine learning and data mining. In the same year he started working as financial derivatives analyst at IHS Markit (London). In 2015, after a short experience within Barclays Capital as senior analyst, moved to BNP Paribas (London) where he worked in OTC trading researching machine learning and Big Data solutions. Punk-rock music lover, plays electric bass, and dreams to relocate in a tropical island. Always available for a football game, he keeps fit by running during lunch breaks.