Matt leads QC Ware’s business and he serves on the QED-C governing board. Matt was a captain in the Air Force and subsequently worked in finance, becoming a managing director in private equity at Apollo Management. Matt swam the English Channel and remains an avid but mediocre swimmer.
KJ leverages his operations research and startup background to develop product strategy, and he handles all of QC Ware’s operational matters.
Randy brings significant quantum programming expertise to the company and serves as a point person engaging with customers.
Wim is a quantum computer scientist for QC Ware who focuses on developing and analyzing quantum algorithms that significantly outperform classical algorithms.
Iordanis works with QC Ware to design quantum algorithms for machine learning and optimization with provable speedups.
Yianni’s main responsibility is to drive new sales, provide customer assurance, and drive strategic and operational marketing activities.
Asier oversees software development for QC Ware’s backend and for certain quantum applications the company will field.
Fabio architects QC Ware’s platform and develops applications and quantum algorithms for near term quantum computers.
Vic is responsible for integrating QC Ware’s algorithms research into its Forge platform.
Rob works with QC Ware on mixed classical/quantum approaches to practical chemistry simulations on quantum hardware.
Juan is developing applications for quantum algorithms in near term quantum computers.
Bryan is currently spearheading development of QC Ware’s cloud services and classical software infrastructure.
Tim supports QC Ware’s general systems and infrastructure.
Stanford works directly with QC Ware clients to introduce them to the platform, address any concerns they may have, and acts as a relay between clients and the development team.
Peter is an advisor to the quantum algorithms team. He is an assistant professor at Cornell University.
Scott Aaronson is a professor of computer Science at The University of Texas at Austin. He is an expert in quantum algorithms, and his current research concerns how to demonstrate a quantum computing speedup with the technologies of the near future, and the largest possible quantum speedups over classical computing. Scott received his bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and his Ph.D. from UC Berkeley under Umesh Vazirani. He was a professor at MIT for nine years before joining UT Austin.
Kay is a tenured professor at Stanford, and is advising QC Ware on application development related to quantitative trading, financial risk management, and asset pricing. Kay’s research and teaching are in the area of financial and risk analytics.
Gordon was the CEO of Symantec for 15 years and the CEO of Oblix for five years. Gordon was also on the board of Skybox, prior to its acquisition by Google. He is a former US Navy submarine officer.
Pete was the Director of NASA’s Ames Research Center from 2006-2015. Pete is currently the chairman of the Breakthrough Foundation, and he advises QC Ware on government relations and aerospace/defense projects. Prior to his tenure at NASA, Pete was a career officer in the US Air Force and retired as a brigadier general.