Chris Conlan - CEO

Chris Conlan is the founder and CEO of Conlan Scientific, a financial data science consultancy based out of Charlotte, North Carolina. He works with his team of data scientists to build machine learning solutions for banks, lenders, investors, traders, and fintech companies.

Chris is a passionate educator. He has taught data science at the University of Virginia and published five programming books. He holds a B.A. in Statistics from the University of Virginia.


The Hedge Fund Investing Chartbook Quantitative Perspectives on the Modern Hedge Fund Investing Experience (2024)

The Factor Investing Chartbook Simulations of the Most Popular Trading Strategies of the 21st Century (2024)

The Financial Data Playbook (2021)

Fast Python Master the Basics to Write Faster Code (2020)

Algorithmic Trading with Python Quantitative Methods and Strategy Development (2020)

The Blender Python API Precision 3D Modeling and Add-on Development (2017)

Automated Trading with R Quantitative Research and Platform Development (2016)