Emmanuel Bacry graduated from Ecole Normale Supérieure (Ulm, Paris, France) in 1990.
He received the Ph.D. degree in Applied Mathematics from
the university of Paris VII (France) in 1992 and obtained the Habilitation à diriger des recherches four years later.
He is a senior researcher fellow at CNRS at Université Paris-Dauphine PSL and an Associate Professor at the
at Ecole Polytechnique where he is heading the « Big Data and Data Science Initiative ».
In the last decades, he has focussed his research interest on various subjects including multifractal theory, statistics of random processes, random process in interaction, large dimension, machine learning and Big Data with a constant focus on various applications including financial statistics and health.
He is currently heading a project between Ecole Polytechnique and the Caisse Nationale d’Assurance Maladie (CNAMTS) consisting on data-mining the french public health database which is one of the biggest health database in the world.
He has been regularly acting as a consultant for many startups as well as many large companies including Deutsche Bank, Société Générale, BNP-Paribas, Chevreux, Havas Media, IQVIA, … He is the cofounder of the startup nam.R which produces original and actionable data delivered in tailor-made AI platforms.