December 10, 2019

jaris Welcomes Sean Slotterback as Head of Engineering and Data Science

We are excited to announce that Sean Slotterback has joined jaris as Head of Engineering and Data Science. In this role, Sean will oversee our global development team and will also be a member of our executive leadership team.

“We are fortunate to have Sean on our team as we continue to build out our platform,” said Chris Aristides, CEO of jaris. “His background in finance and technology is a huge asset for jaris as we scale”.

“I’m very excited to be joining the team at jaris,” said Sean Slotterback, Head of Engineering and Data Science at jaris. “I believe there is a huge opportunity here and that jaris is uniquely positioned to capitalize on.“

Sean has been working at the intersection of computer science, mathematics and finance for 20 years. He worked in mortgage research at Morgan Stanley after which he began a career in quantitative trading as a portfolio manager at Highbridge Capital, the hedge fund arm of J.P. Morgan. He ran Statistical Arbitrage at Tower Research, a top high-frequency trading firm. Sean also founded a software company that developed patented technology to manage complex investment portfolios and has worked with the World Economic Forum’s group on AI in Financial Services . Sean received a Bachelor's degree from Swarthmore College.

Welcome to jaris Sean!