Marta Lopata is the co-founder and Chief Growth Officer at Thinknum Alternative Data and KgBase the no-code knowledge graph tool. In 2019, Marta founded the External Data Conference the world’s first annual conference bringing together leading minds in finance, business, media, government and sustainability to discuss the real-world applications for alternative data.
Marta also serves as co-founder and Publisher of Thinknum Media, which has attracted millions of readers with its alternative data-focused market insights about leading public and private companies. She is frequently quoted in Business Insider, Institutional Investor, TechCrunch, and other business publications. Marta is often a featured panelist at major market-related conferences.
Marta is passionate about sustainability and environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing. She is an active advisor to SoulBuffalo, which creates actionable solutions for the world’s biggest environmental challenges in partnerships with Fortune 500 companies and industry leaders.
Marta speaks four languages: English, Chinese, French, and Polish. Before immigrating to the US, she led startups in digital fabrication, automation and sustainable materials in China and France.