Qui sommes-nous


Christophe is a graduate from Ecole Normale Supérieure Ulm (mathematics and AI). He has occupied successful positions in quantitative finance since 1986 in major banks (Lazard, CPR, BNP Paribas, Société Générale) before launching Advestis in 2011. His fields of interest include quantitative finance, asset allocation models and machine learning. Christophe has also been involved since 2009 in machine learning applied to life sciences. 


The whole team of 8 professionals is a blend of specialists in market finance, machine learning, mathematics and computer development. 

Vincent is a PhD student in machine learning and has published several papers. 

Research and development is headed by Nicolas, holder of a PhD in signal processing, and experienced practitioner in deep learning. 

Advestis invests every year more that 60% of its expenses in R&D, and benefits from the agreement of the french Ministry of Research.


Advestis' research and development are supervised by a scientific advisory board. 

This board is composed of several recognized professionals working in high-level academic or industrial positions.

Among this professionals:


  • Olivier is professor in probability and 
    statistics at Université Pierre et Marie Curie.

  • Romuald is professor in machine learning and mathematical finance at Université Paris-Est.

  • Bernard is mathematician, specialist in neural networks and consultant for financial institutions.

  • Paul is an international consultant in bio-statistics, specialist of dimension reduction techniques.

Voltaire, a multi-boutique asset management specialist, has acquired in 2018 a direct equity majority ownership into Advestis.