Jacques Joubert

Data Scientist

Jacques completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Pretoria and is in the process of completing his masters in financial engineering.His interest in machine learning is focused on sequential models, primarily used in time series analysis but is very excited to apply the skill set to other domains.Before working at Praelexis, Jacques spent 4 years in the quantitative hedge fund space, applying computational finance to generate alpha.In his spare time he enjoys learning about predictive analytics and when he is not studying he is writing for his blog or curating links for his machine learning mashup.