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United States

10+ years of Experience

Head of Derivatives


Head of Derivatives 2021 – 2022

Wealth management powered by blockchain

  • As a general manager of a new crypto derivatives business, built OTC options and swapped and structured products for institutional and private clients. Lead and supervised a cross-departmental team and steered collaboration among trading, risk, developers, operations, legal, finance, security, and sales.
  • Designed new instruments for a broad range of clients.
  • Origination, underwriting and syndication of private loans to crypto-native clients.

Managing Director 2006 – 2021

Investment Management

  • Funds and separate accounts with focus on CLO investment and management. Ran credit derivative correlation book: CDX and CDO tranches.
  • Investment analysis and active participation in portfolio management; idea generation, sourcing/screening investments and managing analysts’ prioritization pipeline; fund position sizing and capital allocation; trade execution and portfolio hedging; managing relationships with the Street; fundraising.
  • Portfolio Manager for several dedicated tail risk funds and separate accounts with focus on derivatives across multiple asset classes.
  • Business Development in thematic co-investment opportunities; quantamental and alternative data tools.