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Daphne Kis

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Daphne Kis

President, WorldQuant University
Daphne Kis

Daphne Kis is the President of WorldQuant University (WQU), the leader in global education for data sciences. WQU delivers entirely free, online programs that expand access to studies and credentials in data sciences. With its MSc program in Financial Engineering as well as the Applied Data Science Lab, WQU serves more than 10,000 students in over 150 countries. As a dynamic entrepreneur, Kis has been at the forefront of identifying, chronicling, and transforming trends in technology, education, and business for decades. Passionate about global entrepreneurship opportunities, especially for women, Kis regularly mentors female founders, and serves on the advisory boards of the Quorum Initiative and Mindshift Capital.