Basile Mayeur, Co-Founder and Data Scientist at Walnut Algorithms is a mathematician and data scientist by training. He received a Master Degree in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from ENSIMAG in Grenoble, as well as a Master of Research in Machine Learning from Paris Sud University. He conducted doctoral research at CNRS-INRIA combining Deep Learning techniques to Reinforcement Learning. Today, Basile oversees Walnut Algorithms’ research efforts in implementing machine learning into systematic trading strategies together with Lionel Limery, Head of Trading. He was previously a technology consultant with Eggers Consulting.