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Ash Gupta
Co-Founder and CEO
Before Polymer, Ash was the Tech Lead for Machine Learning at Google AdWords where he helped predict and optimize conversions for millions of advertisers. He was also a quant developer for algorithmic options trading at the leading quant firm D.E.Shaw in New York. Having built complex intelligence systems across multiple domains, he is deeply passionate about leveraging data using advanced technology.

He holds a PhD in Black Box systems and one of the leading experts in Computer Science on the topic, playing a vital role in Polymer's game-changing automation. Programming since the early age of 11, he was also an avid programming and algorithms olympiad participant and was ranked 29th internationally by ACM.

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Yasser Ansari
Yasser has a background in product development and design. He began his career in product management at Qualcomm in the Qchat group developing a new category of products based on Qualcomm's core Push-to-Talk technology. After Qualcomm, he earned his Master's degree from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) where he focused on HCI, interface design, and building modern mobile & web experiences. Post-ITP, he founded Project Noah, an award-winning educational technology company and joint venture with National Geographic.

In 2015, he founded Specialist Design to help leading companies transform big ideas into focused products. Previous clients include Google, Pinterest, Robinhood, startups in Y Combinator and Techstars, and leading creative agencies Wieden+Kennedy and Droga5. He is adjunct faculty at NYU's ITP, a mentor at NYU's Entrepreneurial Institute, a founding member of [email protected], and a holder of 7 patents.

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