Charterred Accountant in Canada
Was a professional in the investment business in Canada in corporate finance, as a security analyst, as a stockbroker, founded a short term, technical analysis based trading fund and ran it for 5 years, retired in 1994.
Played golf until arthritis ended my ability to play
In 2011 resumed my trading system, is now a work in progress.
Am presently trading ETF's, stocks and options, go long, short and hedge
Independent investor with extensive financial experience. Numerous years of trading securities, personal portfolio manager. Main interests are in tech and banking. Personal focus is on tech growth opportunities and deep value plays in the banking sector. Happy to respond to article comments, but often unable to do so because of hectic work schedule.
Experience working with large, disparate data sources and developing scalable routines to process and analyze them. Assimilate complex data into actionable reports and summaries in support of departments within the organization. Produce ad hoc reports or analysis as requested by senior management. Complete high quality, professional deliverables within stringent deadlines. A strong tie to cutting edge research with an eye towards adapting new techniques to the data and inference challenges faced at comScore. Excellent communication skills with the ability to present technical material to varied audiences with different levels of statistical knowledge both internally and externally. A strong analytical approach grounded in measuring incremental performance improvement and actionable results.
Master of Science, Information Systems, School of Business and Economics, 2000.
Bachelor of Science, Computer Information Systems, School of Business and Economics, 1996.
Majored in Computer Science, School of Math, 1994.
Associate in Arts, General Education, 1993.
Data Processing Degree, 4.0 GPA, 1990.
School of Business and Economics graduate recipient of the 2000 Alumni Certificate of Honor.
Only two undergraduate and two graduate students are selected from each department for this prestigious honor.
Named to the 1996 Dean's List in recognition of superior scholastic achievement.
An investor with substantial experience in investing in equity markets in a personal capacity. My professional background includes senior Mergers & Acquisitions officer in Asia with a Fortune 500 company, investment banking and Merrill Lynch.