James Casbon


Technologist with over 15 years in data processing and analysis and 8 years in proprietary trading. Expert python programmer with experience in the python quant stack and hybrid python/C++ systems. As team founder at a trading firm, involved in the whole trading cycle from alpha research to execution engine development and post trade analysis. Many years experience scaling numerical analysis over compute clusters including cloud.


Technical Lead and Team Founder, Tower Research Capital, 2014-Present

Quant Developer, Getco, 2012-2014

Head of Bioinformatics, Population Genetics Technologies, 2008-2012

Developer, Point Nine Financial Technologies, 2007-2008

Non Executive Director, Open Knowledge Foundation, 2009-2015

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