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Michel KUREK

Financial Market specialist

QUANTX, ÉCOLE POLYTECHNIQUE

Michel Kurek is an engineer by training. He has spent more than 25 years in the finance industry. He has held various positions in major French banks, combining trading and management of international teams. He accompanied from the very beginning the financial markets electronification and the development of algorithmic trading for proprietary trading and institutional clients successively. Trends are not specific to the financial markets; his objective today is to anticipate and facilitate the fundamental changes coming for various sectors with the new technologies. As a member of the QuantX Group of the Ecole Polytechnique, which brings together alumni working in the field of Quantum Technologies, and the Lab Quantique, a Paris based Think Tank,  he is closely involved in this field, which is expected to have major repercussions on society and the economy. « The unique power of future quantum computers and the quantum internet will be applicable to major societal challenges in most sectors of human activities such as energy, health and security. » Innovation is what best characterizes Michel Kurek’s professional profile.

Michel Kurek is a graduate of the Executive Master of the Ecole Polytechnique, the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Informatique et de Mathématiques Appliquées (ENSIMAG),  as well as the international business school ”Ecole supérieure des sciences économiques et commerciales” (ESSEC).

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