Pierre Henry-Labordre works in the Global Markets Quantitative Research team at Société Générale. After receiving his Ph.D. at Ecole Normale Supèrieure (Paris) in the theory of superstrings, he joined the Theoretical Physics department at Imperial College (London) before moving to finance in 2004. Since 2011, Pierre has also been an associate researcher at Centre de Mathématiques Appliquées, Ecole Polytechnique. He was the recipient of the
2013 Quant of the Year award from Risk Magazine.