Dmitry Gekhtman

Head of Quantitative Trading

Dmitry brings 20 years of experience in quantitative trading to JST after having headed quant teams for major Wall Street firms. Dmitry started his career as a quant at Knight Capital Group, now Virtu Financial, and over time became the head of automated market making. He then joined Bear Stearns / JP Morgan as portfolio manager, to run a high-frequency trading team.

More recently, Dmitry served as head of automated market making at Arxis Capital. Dmitry holds his B.S. degree from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), a Ph.D in Condensed Matter Physics from Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, and a PostDoc from the Physics Department at MIT.