Paulo Marques

CTO, Feedzai


Paulo Marques is CTO and co-founder of Feedzai, a fast-growing startup that stops fraud with Machine Learning and Big Data. He is also Scientific Director at the CMU Portugal Program (CMU Portugal).

Before founding Feedzai, Paulo was co-Director of the Master Program in Software Engineering at CMU Portugal, having a dual appointment at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Coimbra. He also participated in CMU Portugal’s Faculty Exchange Program in 2007.

Over the years he has worked in large-scale distributed systems with organizations like Microsoft Research, Nokia-Siemens, among others. Paulo holds a Ph.D. in Distributed Systems, has authored over 40 peer-revised papers and published a book. His interests are in distributed and highly scalable software systems.