Arun Kumar is an innovative entrepreneur focused on initiatives in the areas of financial, physical & emotional wellness using custom algorithms and hardware. He is currently exploring the democratization of financial services related to micro-investing, wealth management & algorithmic trading to improve the financial well-being of individual consumers.
Prior to Factex Labs, Arun worked at top global hedge funds & private equity firms delivering alpha generation and operational efficiency initiatives across various investment strategies and asset classes.
He also co-founded and worked with startups in industries ranging from financial services, advertising technology, accessible computing to capital projects in the US, UK, Australia. He has conducted business ranging from partnerships to company purchase transactions in Azerbaijan, Canada, Japan, India, Singapore, Thailand & Ukraine.
Arun is currently attending the INSEAD global executive MBA program in France, Abu Dhabi & Singapore. He also holds a BS in Computer Science from Kent State University and professional on-campus certifications for Real Estate Finance (NYU) & Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence (MIT)