During this webinar, we will discuss ideas for democratizing the path to career in data science and best practices for building and managing data teams with Sameer Gupta, Head of Data, Fusion, at Point72, Marta Lopata of Thinknum and Ka Yee Tom of CUNY. Sameer will share insights on his career path, what he considers “talent” in data science and the most desirable skills and traits to enter the space outside of the well-trodden channels of elite schools and rival financial firms.
Point72 Asset Management is a global firm led by Steven Cohen that invests in multiple asset classes and strategies worldwide. Resting on more than a quarter-century of investing experience, Point72 seeks to be the industry’s premier asset manager through delivering superior risk-adjusted returns, adhering to the highest ethical standards, and offering the greatest opportunities to the industry’s brightest talent.
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