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WorldQuant CEO Featured on World Economic Forum Podcast Meet the Leader

May 10, 2021
Igor Tulchinsky explains why he founded WorldQuant University — to upskill some of the most talented people around the world.
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Igor Tulchinsky, WorldQuant CEO, recently talked to the World Economic Forum’s podcast Meet the Leader to share his insights on founding WorldQuant University, what he learned along the way, and how innovation is shaping the future of education around the world.

"Obstacles are nothing more than just information," said Tulchinsky. "It's just data showing you what else you need." As the need for professional quantitative skills and data-driven insights continue to grow, WorldQuant University is proud to be a leader in helping upskill learners from around the globe.

To learn more about Tulchinsky’s background and how it shaped his desire to found WorldQuant University, listen to the full podcast here.

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