Author, The Speed Traders
Edgar Perez is widely regarded as the preeminent global expert in high-frequency trading. His book has been published in four languages, and he is now the course director of The Speed Traders Workshop 2012: How High Frequency Traders Leverage Profitable Strategies to Find Alpha in Equities, Options, Futures and FX. Perez has taught Algorithmic Trading and High-Frequency Finance at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University. He has been a vice president at Citigroup, a senior consultant at IBM and a strategy consultant at McKinsey & Co. in New York City.