Edgar Perez is one the world’s few business and technology visionaries who can light up a room with insightful and inspiring business presentations on the impact of new technologies, from 5G to quantum computing and from artificial intelligence and financial technology to the metaverse.
Mr. Perez is author of Knightmare on Wall Street, The Rise and Fall of Knight Capital and the Biggest Risk for Financial Markets (2013), and The Speed Traders, An Insider’s Look at the New High-Frequency Trading Phenomenon That is Transforming the Investing World. He contributes to The New York Times, CGTN and China’s Sina Finance.
Mr. Perez has presented in front of thousands of top executives around the world through keynote speeches and both public and in-house corporate training programs. Mr. Perez has been interviewed on CNN, CGTN, CNBC, FOX BUSINESS, Bloomberg TV, CAN, CNN en Español, Petersburg – Channel 5, Sina Finance, BNN, CCTV China, China Radio International, Bankier.pl, TheStreet.com, Leaderonomics and Channel NewsAsia (CNA).
Mr. Perez was a vice president at Citigroup, a senior consultant at IBM, and a strategy consultant at McKinsey & Co. Mr. Perez has an undergraduate degree in Systems Engineering from Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería, Lima, Peru (1994), a Master of Administration from Universidad ESAN, Lima, Peru (1997) and an MBA from Columbia Business School, New York, majoring in Finance and Management (2002).
Welcome to the Metaverse: The Next Evolution of the Internet
Bitcoin is dead. Long live Ethereum and CBDCs
Achieving Digital Impact with “State-of-the-art” Deep Learning
Meet the Blockchain’s Newest Hype Machine: NFTs
Is the Global Race to Achieve Quantum Supremacy Coming to an End?
The Artificial Intelligence Breakthroughs that are Changing the Digital World
Advice for Global Organizations: Never Let a Crisis Go to Waste
The Ultimate Business Disruptor: Quantum Computing
The Importance of the Cybersecurity Framework for Directors and CEOs
Managing the Upcoming Tsunami of Unstructured Data with Artificial Intelligence
Social Engineering: The “Weakest Human Link” in Cybersecurity
The Biggest Risk for Financial Markets
Establishing or Improving a Cybersecurity Program