Dr. Faratin is the founder of RobustLinks and investor and advisor the NYC based Venture firm Parameter Venture. He has over twenty five years of experience in design and implementation of AI/ML and market-based systems. Prior to RobustLinks Dr. Faratin served as Chief Scientist at Two Sigma (insurance). He has also been a research scientist at MIT (Computer Science and AI Lab and Sloan School of Management) working with David Clark (the chief Internet protocol architect between 81-89) on design, analysis and implementation of various online market mechanisms for multi-scaled provisioning, control and access problems to IP networks. He has published over fifty scientific articles in peer reviewed publications, holds multiple US and international patents, served as reviewer for the NSF and won multiple competitive NSF and DARPA grants. He is a board member of number of emerging startups, as well as member of the Association of Computing Machinery, the New York City CTO club, New York Academy of Sciences and a visiting academic at Courant Institute of Mathematics at NYU and MIT. Dr. Faratin is an active member of the NYC technology community. He graduated from University of London (EECS department) in 2000 completing his doctoral thesis on Distributed Artificial Intelligence, under supervision of Prof. Jennings and C. Sierra.