He holds a BA in Mathematics from the University of Chicago and a Ph.D. inFinance from Columbia University. He currently lives just outside of Baltimore with his wife and two daughters, who he plans to raise as the next generation disruptors.
He owns and operates SoKat Consulting, LLC (www.SoKat.co). SoKat creates world-classMachine Learning / AI products and services primarily servicing large hedge funds, government agencies, academic institutions and select-startups. SoKat unlocks the hidden value of data through thoughtful and creative solutions, comprising of actionable business intelligence, transparent data analytics, and bold predictive modeling.
Previously, Jim has been with the Carlyle Asset Management Group, Campbell and Company, and Morgan Stanley.