Ahcene is Head of Quantitative Strategies at Chorus, a $1.4bn quantitative and systematic fund based in HK. Ahcene joined the company from Marshall Wace in London where he was a Quantitative Researcher since 2013. Prior to this, he interned at Capital Fund Management as a researcher in the execution team in 2012. He developed a Fokker-Planck description for the queue dynamics of large tick stocks, under the supervision of Jean-Philippe Bouchaud, the Head of Research. His work has been published in the Physical Review E. Ahcene holds a Master’s degree of Advanced Studies from Paris 6 and Ecole Polytechnique and studied at the ENS Cachan, a top tier Grande Ecole in France.