Kurt is the Founder of Magnus Cloud and  the original inventor of the patents behind the proprietary algorithms employed by Magnus Cloud.  He brings over 30 years’ industry experience in analytics, machine learning, optimization, systems engineering & architecture, high-performance computing, information security, risk management, and financial services. He has designed and deployed over 20 major enterprise-class systems in the areas of fraud risk management, trading, security, and intelligence fusion. Kurt’s experience includes CEO, CTO,  Founder and Chief Scientist at GCX Analytics, Chief Architect for Titan Cloud Software, and partner/managing director at KPMG Consulting LLC. Mr. Gutzmann has earned bachelor and master’s degrees in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. He has published over fifty technical papers, articles, and conference presentations.