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Effixis supports financial institutions, private companies, and public organizations in their data innovation projects through state-of-the-art solutions

We aim at delivering valuable tools and insights to help our clients in their everyday operations and long-term strategies. Over the years we have worked on projects in Finance, Healthcare, Security, and many more for public institutions, tech start-ups and Fortune 500 companies.

To learn more about our products and services:

Some references & Case studies

Financial analytics & economic scenario simulation for Swiss hospitals

FINMA’s «Swiss Solvency Test»: A Software used by 100+ Swiss Insurers

NLP research with world-leading hospital (Adverse Drug Reactions from discharges)

Data Lab

Effixis DataLab delivers high quality applications, models and advising to our clients. Whether they are public or private institutions, industrial or financial companies, we help them leverage their data to create value through cutting-edge modeling and visualization.

Intelligent Tagging

In the information era, it is challenging to stay up to date and extract meaningful knowledge from all the available data. Our solution allows you to cut the tedious and manual data filtering and get the information you need only in a few clicks.


Developing internal competencies and fostering employee creativity are at the heart of a successful and sustainable data transformation. We provide state-of-the-art training and workshops to accompany you and your team in the AI journey.

About us

Born in 2017 near the Swiss Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Effixis' mission is to bring the power of data analytics and machine learning to the risk, regulation and investments worlds. Our expertise and proprietary technologies enable us to provide high-end services and products to our clients and partners. Through innovation, commitment and excellence, we have developed sustainable and trust-based relationships with partner organizations.

Meet our Team

Problem solver by nature, mathematical engineer by formation, Elliott helps our clients navigate through their digital transformation. His expertise in data science, data privacy and mathematical modelling enables him to leverage the relevant technology to tackle your most ambitious projects. Elliott previously worked in R&D at Inpher.

Elliott holds a Master's degree from EPFL, majoring in Applied Mathematics and minoring in Computer Science.

Elliott Bertrand

Partner & Head of Technology

Melvin leads product development through his deep technical and pragmatic knowledge of investment, quantitative & regulatory topics that are faced by institutions. He has developed cutting-edge and successful solutions for financial regulators and institutions, some of which are used by hundreds of financial institutions.

Melvin holds a Master's degree in Mathematics from EPFL.

Melvin Kianmanesh Rad

Partner & Head of Products

Rémi is leading our consulting practice. His extensive expertise in data analytics and experience in change management is the cornerstone of our client satisfaction. Rémi has held several positions at EPFL Extension School and at SICPA.

Rémi holds a Master's degree in Business Analytics from Imperial College and a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering from EPFL.

Remi Sabonnadiere

Managing Partner

Daryna is completing her Master's degree in Statistics at University of Geneva and studied at EPFL (École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne) for a semester in the data science program.

Daryna will work on our internal Research & Development projects, especially on Natural Language Processing.

Daryna Bilodid

Junior Data Scientist

Charles is a PhD candidate in the Chair of Statistical Data Science (SDS) at EPFL. Before joining Effixis, he worked as a junior machine learning engineer for Visium and as a data scientist for Tetra Laval International.

Charles holds a Master's degree in Applied Mathematics from EPFL, which is completed by a Minor in Computer Science.

Charles Dufour

Data Scientist

Alexandre works as a software engineering intern. He is passionate about software development and is already comfortable working on complex topics with a wide range of tools.

Alexandre is currently pursuing a Bachelor degree in Computer Science at EPFL and is the youngest graduate of EPFL Extension School's machine learning program.

Alexandre Goumaz

Junior Software Engineer

Nathanaël works as a finance intern and currently pursuing his studies in economy and management at HEC Lausanne.

Nathanael supports our finance operations activities and perform business analysis on various topics. When he is not crunching data, you can find him with a golf club in the hand.

Nathanaël Goumaz

Finance Intern

Erwan holds a Master’s degree in Business Analytics from University of Geneva. Prior to joining Effixis, Erwan worked as Business Intelligence Intern at Sanofi and was CTO at Theturorist.

Erwan has extensive experience in software development (SCALA, CSS, PHP, …) and API management as well as business intelligence and holds a PowerBI certification.

Erwan Guyomarch

Data Scientist

Adrien is a highly talented software engineer and architect. His extensive knowledge of backend languages Scala and Java, front-end frameworks such as React and deployment tools such as Docker and Kubernetes gives him a unique overview of our software projects.

Adrien holds numerous certifications in Scala programming and completed his curriculum at École 42 in Sillicon Valley and Paris.

Adrien Lamit

Solution Architect

Oswald Maskens is Senior Sofware Engineer based in our Belgian offices. Previously Oswald worked as a Software Engineer at Bloomberg LP in London.

Oswald brings a wealth of expertise in product development, software engineering, and scaling operations. He graduated from EPFL in computer science and management of technology.

Oswald Maskens

Senior Software Engineer

Adrien is completing his Master's degree in Robotics with a minor in data science from EPFL (École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne). Adrien has completed EPFL Extension School Machine Learning COS, doing his capstone project on Whisky reviews.

Adrien O'Hana

Junior Data Scientist

Marceau is a graduate in Finance from HEC Lausanne and is specialized in applications of neural networks to Commodities forecasting and hedging. Prior to working at EFFIXIS, Marceau worked at Vestergaard and TotalEnergies.

Marceau will work on financial data science projects and support our business development in this area.

Marceau Pierron

Quantitative Analyst

Zachary is a data scientist and works on our most challenging quantitative projects. Prior to joining Effixis, Zachary worked at CERN as a quantitative researcher at the intersection between high energy physics and machine learning.

Zachary holds a PhD in Physics from Brandeis University and a Bachelor's degree from Bucknell University in the US.

Dr. Zachary Schillaci

Senior Data Scientist

Guillaume is literally a rocket scientist 🚀; he studied mechanical engineering at Université catholique de Louvain and McGill University with a focus on Aerodynamics & Space engineering.

Previously he worked at the Royal Observatory of Belgium on a joint project with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory and European Space Agency - ESA and later on as a consultant at Deloitte Digital. As from now on, Guillaume will lead our business development in Belgium, grow our team locally, and work with the Swiss team on international projects.

Guillaume Vanhalst

Partner Effixis Belgium

Mehdi graduated from EPFL (École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne) with a bachelor’s in Computer Science, and he is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Data Science with a special focus on Computer Vision at EPFL.

Mehdi is working with the team on R&D projects in Natural Language Processing and Computer Vision, staying up to date with state-of-the-art tech as well as participating in the development of related business applications.

Mehdi Zayene

Junior Data Scientist

Meet our Advisors

Samir Bouaoudia has extensive experience in asset management, he was a founding partner of Brevan Howard, and held senior positions at JWM Partners, Long Term Capital Management (LTCM) and others.

Samir graduated from École Polytechnique and has a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from University of California, Berkeley

Dr. Samir Bouaoudia

Board Member @ Effixis

Roger has in-depth expertise of a variety of actuarial and risk management topics and has supported many companies on these topics. His pragmatic knowledge of the industry guides us in the delivery of complex solutions to senior managers and boards. Roger has held numerous senior roles within FINMA, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority and at big four firms EY & Deloitte.

Roger is the Head of Risk & Regulation at out partner firm Azenes AG and is a member of the Swiss Actuarial Association.

Dr. Roger Meli

Head of risk & regulation @ Azenes AG

Joe helps companies navigate the digital landscape and unlock real business value. He is a world renowned researcher and consultant in the area of IT leadership, digital strategy and innovation. Joe’s strategic vision allows us to deliver solutions that are in line with corporation’s larger digital vision and deliver value to our clients.

Joe is a Principal Research Scientist at MIT Sloan, and Director at the IT Alliance. He serves at the board of numerous companies and was Chairman of FINEOS.

Pr. Joe Peppard

Principal research scientist @ MIT Sloan

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