Defining Consensus

The secure information exchange for professionals

ABOUT PROCENSUS

Procensus is the secure and exclusive information exchange for market and industry professionals. Providing real-time measurements of consensus and predictive analytics for securities and asset prices. Procensus allows investors and industry executives to make quicker, more insightful and better decisions. Membership of the community is by invitation or referral only.

Procensus Limited is an Appointed Representative of Autonomous Research LLP which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK (FRN 500498).


COMMUNITY BENEFITS

Analytics

Procensus enhances your ability to assimilate large data sets, saving time. Its predictive capabilities provide a competitive advantage – but it does not compete against you.

Insights

Procensus offers you a better understanding of the markets and industry you operate in. It helps you to pool opinions, identify trends and avoid risks.

Anonymity

Procensus processes opinions from across its community, fusing this with raw data. But your own participation and data footprint is always anonymous.

Security

Information and data security is paramount in the design of the Procensus platform.

Ethics

Procensus maintains the highest ethical standards and expects its community members to share the same values. You get out what you put in.

Exclusivity

The Procensus community is exclusively for professionals in markets and industry. Membership is by invitation or referral only.

OUR PARTNERS

OMFIF

The Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) is an independent research group acting as a platform for dialogue on extending best practices between official institutions and the private sector. OMFIF will be joining Procensus shortly as the primary partner on economic and monetary policy, asset management and financial supervision and regulation.

Autonomous

Autonomous is the leading independent research provider in equity and credit for financial companies globally. Autonomous offers best in class un-conflicted advice to its clients with offices in London, NY and HK. The relationship with Autonomous is built on trust – both companies share the same core values, collaborating on the Financials sector.

Tricumen

Tricumen provides bespoke analysis of the financial markets. Offering actionable intelligence on performance, organisational structures, business models and working practices. The Client Flow Index (CFI), Tricumen's initial data set distributed through the Procensus platform, offers independent forecasts for investment banking sales and trading revenues.

THE TEAM

James is responsible for technology architecture, strategy, and day-to-day management of product development.

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James Allchin
Chief Technology Officer

Meghana is a full stack software engineer covering both server side and client side technologies and is also the lead developer within the project team.

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Meghana Viswanath
Lead Software Engineer

Adam is our resident maths genius.

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Adam Heinczinger
Data Scientist & Machine Learning Developer

After an extensive search for the ultimate all-round full-stack developer, we hired Tom.

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​Tom Grainger​
Full-Stack Developer​ & Lead Dev-Ops​

A huge focus for the product development team is to provide a exceptional end-user experience to the professional investor community on Procensus.com.

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Aurelio Ogliari
UI Developer & UX Specialist

THE EXECUTIVE TEAM

Ed is a co-founder and an Executive Director at Procensus.

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Ed Allchin

Jon is CFO of both Procensus and Autonomous.

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Jonathan Firkins

James Allchin

James is responsible for technology architecture, strategy, and day-to-day management of product development.
He has a 1st Class Honours in Computer Science BSc from the University of Leeds, and has previous product development experience at Oracle Corporation, Clifford Chance and KnowledgeMill (where he was co-founder and CTO).
James is a co-founder of Procensus.

Meghana Viswanath

Meghana is a full stack software engineer covering both server side and client side technologies and is also the lead developer within the project team.
Meghana helps make key application design decisions and provides mentorship to junior members of the team. She is an expert in modelling data, functional programming, and providing scalable backend architectures.
Meghana has an MSc in Computer Science from University of Georgia.
Her previous background includes working as a lead software engineer at Infosys, KnowledgeMill and OVO Energy.

Adam Heinczinger​

Adam is our resident maths genius.
He is responsible for the data science engine which underpins the Procensus platform - ingesting opinion data, combining it with market data, to identify patterns and make predictions that ultimately provide competitive edge for our professional investor community.
After graduating from the University of Cambridge with a BA in Mathematics, he took an internship at ThoughtMachine in London.
Software development allows Adam to apply his passion for mathematics in a creative way.
Adam joined the business in early 2016 and is the linchpin of the data science team.

Tom Grainger​

After an extensive search for the ultimate all-round full-stack developer, we hired Tom.
Tom has ​held key developer roles at IBM and ​at ​YPlan, where Tom was in charge of data engineering.
This involved producing YPlan’s unique recommendation engine which underpins their event personalisation system. ​
Tom ​helps keep our day-to-day dev-ops ​processes running smoothly and ​plays a key role in implementing algorithms created by the data science team into workable efficient code.
Tom has a 2.1 in Computer Science MEng from ​the​ University​ of Southampton.​
He is an active contributor on GitHub with a number of popular repos.

​Aurelio Ogliari

A huge focus for the product development team is to provide a exceptional end-user experience to the professional investor community on Procensus.com.
Aurelio was headhunted out of AdStream to spearhead the user-interface development.
Always innovating on new ways to deliver data visualisations, Aurelio is also an expert in end-user experience - ensuring that interaction with our product portfolio is consistent and intuitive across browsers and devices.
Aurelio is a rare developer - having exceptional programming capabilities along with creative flair.
He is an active contributor to the open source community and is a regular at technology meetups in London.

​Ed Allchin

Ed is a co-founder and an Executive Director at Procensus.
He is the originator of the Procensus concept recognising a niche in the financials market for transparency of opinion between buy side investors using data-driven techniques.
Ed is an original founder of Autonomous Research LLP where is still Managing Partner.
Prior to Autonomous, Ed worked at Merrill Lynch for the top ranked banks team alongside Autonomous co-founders Stuart Graham and Manus Costello.
He graduated from Nottingham University in 1998 with a degree in History, joining the graduate training program at HSBC / James Capel the same year.
Before Merrill Lynch, Ed also worked for successful banks teams at Credit Suisse and JP Morgan.

Jonathan Firkins

Jon is CFO of both Procensus and Autonomous.
Prior to joining Autonomous, Jonathan was an equity research analyst at investment banks including UBS and Cazenove.
He began his career as a chartered accountant where he specialised in auditing financial services companies, both in the banking and insurance sectors. Jonathan holds an MEng in Mechanical Engineering from Nottingham.

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