Distinguished Professor, New York University Polytechnic Institute
Nassim Taleb is currently a Distinguished Professor in Risk Engineering at New York University Polytechnic Institute and Principal at Universal Investments – Black Swan Protection Protocol. Among other books and research papers, he was the author of the NYT bestseller The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable. He is also known for putting his ideas into practice with his Black Swan investment strategy.
Mr Taleb an MBA from Wharton and a PhD from the University of Paris.