Director of Data Science
Michael Hieb has more than 20 years’ experience in structured derivatives and global capital markets risk management. He has formerly held positions as partner and CRO of major hedge funds in London and Hong Kong with responsibility for all aspects of enterprise risk management with primary focus on market risk incurred through investment activities including Capula Investment, Symmetry Investments and Cairn Capital. Prior to that he served as Managing Director and Head of Market Risk at AIG Financial Products. He began his financial career as quantitative analyst for UBS Securities in their Global Equity Structured Derivatives group. Michael is a graduate of New York University Bachelor of Science in Economics, Statistics and Operations Research with Honours, Magna cum Laude. He also holds a Master of Arts in Applied Mathematics from the Courant Institute of Mathematics. Michael is also on the Advisory Board of NYU Shanghai for its Master Program in Quantitative Finance and Data Science.