Researcher at INSIS-CNRS and holder of the “Econophysics & Complex Systems” chair at École Polytechnique (IP Paris)
After working in the financial industry at Capital Fund Management (CFM), Michael Benzaquen joined the CNRS and the Hydrodynamics Laboratory of Ecole Polytechnique (LadHyX). He quickly built up a research team around themes related to Econophysics. He is a lecturer in the Economics Department of the Institut Polytechnique and teaches financial markets and the physics of social sciences at ENSAE. In 2018 he founded the X-CFM Chair “Econophysics and Complex Systems” marking the arrival of a new discipline on the Campus.