Zax Rosenberg is currently a Senior Data Scientist at SPINS, where he develops data-driven analytic solutions for grocery retailers and CPG companies. In his “free time” he is a Director of ChiPy‘s (Chicago Python User Group’s) mentorship program, co-host of ChiPy’s Project Night, as well as an avid tech enthusiast/blogger.

Prior to joining SPINS, Zax spent eight years in the finance industry, including nearly four years as an Equity Research Associate for Baird, covering public transportation and logistics companies; and four years in the single family office industry (most recently as a Senior Investment Analyst) sourcing, evaluating, selecting, and monitoring long only funds, hedge funds, private equity funds, and direct investments, across asset classes, as well as managing multi-billion dollar portfolios’ allocations and risk.

Zax also previously served as Chairman of the Board for the Dean’s Advisory Council for Roosevelt University’s Walter E. Heller College of Business Administration from 2012-2015, and is an established entrepreneur. Zax graduated with highest honors from Roosevelt University with a BS in finance, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.