Matei founded System2 to augment investment research with data and technology. Clients leverage the System2 team as an on-demand task force with expertise in data science, sourcing, engineering, and artificial intelligence to help them improve model estimates. He also hosts Augvest, a community of investors who meet regularly to discuss trends in data-driven investing. He previously spent eight years at King Street Capital, where he played a leading role augmenting fundamental research with data. Matei holds an MA in math from Columbia University and BAs in psychology, math, government, and economics from Cornell University.