Sebastian Ceria - Chief Executive Officer

Sebastian Ceria is Chief Executive Officer of Axioma and founded the company in 1998. Prior to Axioma, Sebastian was an Associate Professor of Decision, Risk and Operations at Columbia Business School from 1993 to 1998. Sebastian has worked extensively in the area of robust optimization and its application to portfolio management.  

Most recent articles by Sebastian Ceria

ESG, technology and survival of the fittest – the changing world of investment management

Q&A with Sebastian Ceria, CEO of Qontigo

As the founder and CEO of fintech Axioma, and now the CEO of newly launched analytics and index provider Qontigo, Sebastian Ceria has for over 20 years been immersed in the sweeping changes that continue to transform the business of investment management. We sat down with Ceria for a look at what he ...

Posted 11.18.19 Sebastian Ceria

Beware of taking labels at face value

Although many exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have similar names, they are unlikely to deliver similar returns.

Posted 05.16.17 Sebastian Ceria

Why Do So Many Asset Managers Continue to Rely on Old Risk Management Systems?

Nearly a decade after the financial crisis, legacy technology slows adoption of new-generation, enterprise-wide solutions and tools.

Posted 02.24.17 Sebastian Ceria