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Who we are

Our Company

Our deal
We're a team of entrepreneurs and scientists who believe that Everyone is Adept

We are bringing together mission-driven people who want to promote economic empowerment through scalable technology.

We are attracted to complex technical, societal, and business problems and believe that the most creative and successful solutions come from diverse perspectives (and hard work).

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Our team

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    Fernando Rodriguez-Villa

    CEO

    Fernando is a veteran of machine learning ventures of various stages. He was the General Manager at TellusLabs, which was acquired by Indigo Ag in 2018. At Indigo, he served as Director, International Strategy. Previously, he drove EMEA expansion for Knewton, an adaptive learning company. He began his career in investment banking at J.P. Morgan covering Financial Institutions. He holds a B.A. from Dartmouth College.

    Big (6'6") reader... mostly sci-fi and popular science.

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    Brian DeAngelis, PhD

    Chief Data Scientist

    Brian has led innovative work applying machine learning to particularly challenging real-world applications. Most recently, he worked on quantification of soil carbon for offset products at Indigo Ag. Previously, he implemented data science solutions for private sector clients at Opera Solutions. He holds a PhD in Computational Neuroscience from Yale and a B.A. from Dartmouth.

    A hockey fanatic, his previous founding role was as Co-Founder of the Hopewell Hockey Company.

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    Ryan Curry

    Machine Learning Engineer

    Ryan has led machine learning software development from ideation to production. Recently, he worked on an NLP system that classified companies using text data, state-of-the-art machine learning libraries, and transfer learning. Previously, he built a cloud-based, fully-automated trading system for financial markets with his Qubify Labs team. He co-founded Qubify Labs, which applied machine learning and quantum computing to financial market data. He holds a B.A. from Villanova University. 

    When he's not facing an IDE or whiteboard, Ryan can be found on skis or a bike, or curled up with a book (he reads >50 a year!).

Let's Work Together
We’re hiring for three new roles:
A Partner-Facing Data Scientist, a Marketing Lead, and a Research Data Scientist