Ganesh Mani

Adjunct Faculty Carnegie Mellon; ex-SSgA

Ganesh Mani is on the adjunct Faculty of Carnegie Mellon University and is considered a thought leader in the areas of investment management and AI / FinTech. He has been a pioneer in applying innovative techniques to multiple asset classes and has worked with large asset management firms incl. hedge funds, after having sold one of the earliest AI/ML-based investment management boutiques into SSgA (in the late nineties), nucleating the Advanced Research Center there. 

Ganesh has been featured on ABC Nightline and in a Barron's cover story titled "New Brains on the Block". Mr. Mani has an MBA in Finance and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, as well as an undergraduate degree in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. Ganesh is a charter member of TiE (, was an early member of the Chicago Quantitative alliance and is on the advisory board of the Journal of Financial Data Science.

Digital Week - Monday (EST)

Monday, June 22nd, 2020

10:50 AM Digital Debate: The reality of implementing AI within financial markets

Panel discussion on the realistic use cases of ML processes within financial markets – how to separate fad from reality and utilise Machine Learning effectively. 

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Ganesh.

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