Elton is a quantum research scientist at the Fidelity Center for Applied Technology (FCAT), where he leads Fidelity's research into how quantum computing can be applied across a wide variety of use cases across the firm. Prior to his current role, Elton was a data scientist at Fidelity Capital Markets.
Elton has published research papers on various topics in quantum algorithms, quantum machine learning, quantum information and quantum communication. He is broadly interested in the intersection of quantum computing, finance and AI.
Elton holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master’s Degree in mathematics from the University of Cambridge and Ph.D. in physics from MIT.