Our team

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QuantGate is uniquely positioned to disrupt and change the market to better human participants and provide a safer trading experience. This is made possible by our diversified team of leaders and innovators.



Leonardo Cardoso, CFA


Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Cardoso adds over 19 years of investment industry experience to help grow the company's retail and institutional fintech solutions, such as the PILOT retail trading app and our proprietary real-time artificial intelligence and robotic trading strategy.

Prior to those roles, Mr. Cardoso has worked at some of Fortune 500 and Wall Street's most recognizable companies and banks, such as Enron Corp., Waste Management Inc, JPMorgan, Citigroup and most recently at IDB Bank of New York, where he served as the co-manager of a global multi-asset investment strategy. Furthermore, he spent 6 years at NYU's School of Professional Studies teaching what he refers as the "art and science" of investing.

Michel Lebeuf, LL.B


Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary

Michel Lebeuf, Partner at Dunton Rainville LLP, practices primarily in securities, particularly in the areas of natural resources, institutional and corporate financing, fintech, cannabis as well as public and private mergers and acquisitions. He represents public companies, securities brokers, buyers, sellers, bankers, and financial advisors. He provides strategic advice on access to public capital markets (in Canada and the US), securities, and structured products.

Over the past years, Me Lebeuf has worked for many mining projects in Africa (Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Angola, etc.) and his services are regularly used by mining developers, mining companies, and investment banking companies eager to develop mining projects in these countries. He also specializes in transactions such as ” reverse takeovers ” or RTO’s on various stock exchanges among which in particular the CSE and the TSX Venture. Michel Lebeuf also has extensive experience in corporate reorganizations, public and private transfers, divestitures, and institutional funding.

Nick Policelli



Mr. Policelli is a seasoned trading executive with over 10 years of experience building and managing trading businesses. Prior to his role as President at QuantGate Systems Inc., Mr. Policelli is also a Managing Director at a private technology company and held various senior roles in the Derivatives and Risk divisions. He led the firm’s business activity in advising, structuring and executing corporate trading strategies and developing risk protocol. Now, Mr. Policelli heads up QuantGate Systems Inc.'s continual push into cutting edge Robot trading programs using the latest in AI and Machine learning. Mr. Policelli has a wealth of experience and knowledge in trading markets related to Equity and Futures Derivatives, exotic derivatives with discontinuity, correlation and cross-asset / hybrid risk. Mr. Policelli also has also worked on Fixed Income strategies where he focused on distressed debt, capital structure arbitrage and interest rate swap hedging.

Nick attained his H.B.A. with Distinction in Mathematics McMaster University and holds various certificates in Financial Risk Management and The Canadian Securities Institute.

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