Michael BrettCo-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of QxBranch
Michael Brett is an engineer and entrepreneur whose work aims to accelerate the adoption of advanced technologies.
He is a co-founder and CEO of QxBranch, an US-Australian data analytics company using quantum computing to train machine learning algorithms to nd patterns in complex datasets. With teams in Washington DC and Adelaide, QxBranch solves challenging predictive analytics problems for finance, insurance and technology customers worldwide. The company is also working with some of the world’s leading research organisations to build the first software applications for quantum computers.
Michael’s background includes a range of technology leadership roles at Shoal Engineering, QxBranch’s parent company, where he worked on predictive risk analysis for hypersonic flight vehicles, delivery of broadband satellite communications to Antarctica, and the re-entry of the Japanese Hayabusa spacecraft.