Edmondo Porcu (Leadership Member)
Edmondo is a senior technology leader and software engineer with over 14 years of experience in creating business value by designing, building, and operating software systems and proprietary technology to support a variety of business processes. Prior to joining Sapient, he was Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer at Credimi, where he led the design, development, and operation of the software powering the largest B2B digital lending platform in continental Europe for SMBs. Edmondo was also previously Executive Director of Interest Rates Product Technology at Goldman Sachs, creating strategic applications for the front-office of the Interest Rate Products (IRP) trading desk, as well as Head of Research and Development at Gottex Brokers S.A. where he managed the full development cycle of a real-time and highly parallel application for pricing fixed income derivatives.
Edmondo has deep expertise in DevOps practices, cloud computing with particular focus on AWS, event-driven microservices architectures, and Kubernetes. He is proficient in several programming languages and has professional experience with many of the most popular middlewares such as relational and non-relational databases, reverse indexes, and message brokers.
At Sapient, Edmondo leads the build-out of the company’s next generation of information systems that will support the rapid scaling of business operations, with particular focus on Big Data Analytics, AI, ML, and MLOps. As a business-minded engineering leader, Edmondo works closely with Sapient’s functional teams to develop and align technology and business strategy for growth and competitive advantage.
Edmondo received his B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Politecnico di Torino – ENSERG Grenoble and his MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Politecnico di Torino – University of Illinois at Chicago. He also obtained his MBA from College des Ingeniéurs in Paris, France.