Prior to leading the Quantum Computing effort he led the Media Solutions operating unit for Moody’s that features the NewsEdge suite of real-time news-based solutions. He led advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning and applied these developments to news and other media content for companies seeking timely, highly relevant information to fuel decision making as news breaks. With previous experience at Rakuten, Zinio, VCG, Tangelo and Ares Development, Sergio brings more than two decades of executive management and technology experience leading highly technical organizations to drive digital transformation. He holds an MBA, Telecommunications Engineering and Quantum Computing & Information graduate degrees. He was also nominated "40 under 40" in data in 2021 by CDO. Sergio is also the Director at the Big Data and AI Master Degree at BTS / University of Barcelona and an Angel Investor in early stage startups.