Michael Fernandez

Founder | e: michael [@] | t: 415.890.4833 ext 700

Michael is the founder of Quant 6. His vision is to build the leading data science firm attracting the "best in class" talent focused on executing Big Data initiatives for clients.  He has consulted for major market leaders including Pepsi, JP Morgan, and Cisco.   He served in the US Army and was the #1 ranked Distinguished Military Graduate of his ROTC class and ranked #1 in his Officer Basic Course. He was promoted to the rank of Captain after graduating from the JFK Special Warfare Center and while serving in a special operations unit; US Army Reserves. Michael serves on leading non-profit boards addressing Veteran's health, music education, and social justice. He is a Marshall Memorial Fellow, a White House Fellowship-National Finalist, and is recognized as "One of the most influential Bay Area Latinos" by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Born in NYC, he is the son of hard-working immigrant parents and the first to attend college. His hobbies include meditation, mixed-martial arts (black belt-instructor), yoga, rock climbing, and painting.

MPA, Harvard University
BSE, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania