The team has experience in behavioral economics and research, partnerships with governments and educational agencies, IT and product development, and implementation of programs.
Christopher A. Neilson
Christopher A. Neilson, the Founder and CEO of ConsiliumBots, is an Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University and holds a PhD in Economics from Yale University. Professor Neilson led the research that serves as the basis for ConsiliumBots’ educational search products – focusing particularly on how consumer knowledge and beliefs affect choices and how policy interventions can generate shifts in consumer and provider behavior at the individual level by shifting these beliefs or by making choices and participation easier.
Felipe Saint-Jean is CTO of ConsiliumBots and the Founder and CEO of School 4 One, an education and technology company that empowers educators to take control of the digital classroom by allowing teachers to create, share and assess educational content. Felipe holds a PhD in Computer Science from Yale University and has conducted research in web structures, dynamics and searches.
Thomas Krussig is COO of ConsiliumBots. He holds an Economics and Business Degree as well as a Masters in Economics from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. In 2014 he joined the Economics Program of UC Berkeley where he received a Masters Degree in Economics, specializing in Industrial Organization and Finance. In 2016 he was a Junior Price Scholar at the Becker Friedman Institute of the University of Chicago and in March 2017 he started working at the Anti-Monopoly Division of the Chilean Antitrust Agency. Thomas joined ConsiliumBots in November 2018 where his experience and academic background will help advance the portfolios in different countries and continue innovating around solutions to improve decision making of students and their families.
Global Development Incubator
The Global Development Incubator (GDI) is a nonprofit that builds social impact startups and partnerships. As ConsiliumBots’ incubation partner, GDI provides startup, strategic, and operational support to the organization.