About Us

We Enable Market Aware™ Investing

Built by quants who have successfully managed multi-billion dollar portfolios using systematic strategies at leading funds such as Two Sigma, Omega Point provides an ultra-flexible, cloud-based platform that helps active and passive investment managers accelerate their strategy development and be adaptive to changing market conditions.

Harnessing vast computational power, big data analysis, and artificial intelligence, Omega Point is an advanced portfolio intelligence engine that connects your suite of quantitative models with your investment strategies to allow your front and middle-office to collaborate on the analysis of any strategy. As an augmented intelligence platform to your existing systems and workflows, we save you time and money by eliminating the need to absorb large upfront costs or find scarce quantitative talent.

Meet Our Team

Leadership

Omer Cedar

CEO

Omer is CEO and co-founder of Omega Point. Previously, Omer served as SVP, Research at Two Sigma Investments. In this role, he founded and built Two Sigma's global equity research analyst survey platform ("TAP"). He was responsible for research/modeling, product development, and relationship management. He also managed Two Sigma's quantitative risk arbitrage system, developed models, and conducted classic fundamental Risk Arb research. Omer holds a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from UC Berkeley and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.

Eran Cedar

CTO

Eran is CTO and co-founder of Omega Point. Previously, Eran led product development for Oracle’s Social Relationship Management platform. Eran came to Oracle via its acquisition of Involver, where he was an early employee and Vice President of Engineering. Prior to Involver, Eran spent several years as a founder and a software engineer in a variety of small and medium-sized startups. Eran holds Bachelor’s Degrees in Computer Science and Economics from UC Berkeley.

Team

Jean-Baptiste Blanchet

Applications Manager

Based in Quebec City, Jean-Baptiste loves beautifully crafted code, singing (badly) during meetings, and reminding everyone that the Cowboys are doing pretty well this year.

Edgar Nuñez

Product Manager

Edgar started as lead Product Designer and now works as Product Manager with a focus on Information Architecture and Analytics. Prior to Omega Point, Edgar was a design consultant on various global projects. He holds a MS in Human-Computer Interaction from the University of Michigan School of Information and a BA in Mathematics from the University of California, Santa Cruz.

Austin Mills

Platform Manager

Austin has over 18 years of experience leading software development and operational engineering teams at both startups and Fortune 500 companies. Most recently, he led the Site Reliability Engineering team at Apcera, a startup providing container management solutions. Prior to Apcera, Austin led operational engineering in Oracle’s infrastructure as a service and platform as a service offerings. Austin has a B.S. in Computer Science from Texas A&M University.

Alyx Flournoy, CFA

Head of Product Specialists

Alyx Flournoy is Head of Product Specialists at Omega Point. Previously, Alyx served as Director of Risk Strategy in FactSet’s Risk & Quantitative Analytics Group where her responsibilities included defining the product roadmap for risk management solutions. Earlier roles at FactSet included serving as a Quantitative Analytics Specialist where she focused on quantitative research, portfolio construction, and multi-asset class risk management for pension funds, hedge funds, institutional asset managers and private wealth firms. Alyx graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a dual Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Statistics. She is a CFA charterholder.

Dennis Rowe

Data Engineer

Dennis brings his expertise as a Senior DevOps Engineer to Omega Point's Data team. With experience across various computer languages and environments, he is particularly interested in solving unique problems around security, development, monitoring, testing, and deployment.

Jonathan Gauthier

Software Developer

Jonathan has over 10 years of experience in software development. Prior to Omega Point, he has led software development teams and worked as a software engineer in Canadian insurance companies and government regulatory agencies. He's a coffee addict and a car enthusiast.

Chris Martin

Product Manager

Prior to joining Omega Point, Chris spent over 11 years at Axioma in a variety of senior positions, most recently as Director of Product Management. In this role he worked closely with all members of the Axioma team, including: Product, Research, Content, Sales, and Support. Chris received his Masters in Financial Engineering, a joint degree from the Drucker School of Management and Mathematical Sciences at Claremont Graduate University. He received his bachelor’s degree in General Engineering with a concentration in Aeronautical and Mechanical Engineering and a Minor in Physics from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. Chris is a certified Engineer-in-Training in California and is a CAIA and CIPM charterholder.

Jonathan Bernstein

Finance & Operations

Kevin Wahlberg

Product Specialist

Kevin Wahlberg is a Product Specialist at Omega Point. Kevin previously worked as a Multi-Asset Class Risk Specialist at FactSet, selling risk models and solutions to asset owners, hedge funds, institutional asset managers, insurance companies, and wealth firms. In his prior role with FactSet, Kevin worked as an Analytics consultant, collaborating with a wide array of clients to build, streamline, and enhance quantitative research, risk, and performance workflows. Kevin graduated from Providence College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management.

Tiffani Coleman

Administration

Tiffani founded LUHU — Let Us Help You — a marketplace for virtual assistants to aid everyday busy professionals and "momagers" with their daily lives. LUHU's goal is to maximize client minutes by taking care of necessary, but time consuming tasks. Leaving clients to focus on what they really love.

Patrick Cadoret

Full-Stack Developer

Patrick is a full-stack developer, world explorer, and amateur Muay Thai fighter. In Patrick's own words: "I'm not your typical developer but I am very adaptable, a quick learner, great at coding and always on the lookout for a new challenge."

Mike Felix

Head of Marketing

Mike is responsible for marketing at Omega Point. Previously, Mike served as Chief Marketing Officer at several leading fintech-focused firms including Lime Brokerage, a low-latency agency broker and RealTick, a subsidiary of Lehman Brothers and pioneer in providing electronic trading technology and services to the retail and institutional markets. Earlier in his career, Mike had co-founded Hottrend, an algorithmic trading technology provider subsequently sold to RealTick. Mike received his MBA from Harvard Business School and BA in Economics, magna cum laude, from Georgetown University.

Adam Krause

Head of Sales

Adam Krause is the Head of Sales at Omega Point. Previously, Adam spent 10 years in Sales at BNP Paribas, where he was responsible for the origination and growth of the Prime Brokerage and Financing business to hedge funds and other institutional asset managers (incl. quant, L/S equity, multi-strat, 40-Act Funds). Adam’s responsibilities also included developing and maintaining relationships with key hedge fund / asset manager stakeholders to help cross-sell bank products - including derivatives, credit, FX, Commodities, and Rates. Earlier, Adam served as Front Office Risk Manager for BNP, following its acquisition of the Prime Brokerage Sales Group at Bank of America, where Adam served on the sales team in both New York and London. Adam began his career as an Investment Banking Analyst at EG Edwards. Adam graduated from University of Boulder with a BA in Political Science, and in his spare time, can be found on his skis in Vermont or spending time with his family, wife and son.

Alexandra Galgano

Sales Director

Ali Galgano is a Sales Director at Omega Point. Prior to Omega Point, Ali was a Vice President on the Prime Brokerage Sales Team at BNP Paribas, where she was responsible for origination and growth of Prime Brokerage, Swaps, Cash Management and Tri-Party financing relationships with hedge funds and asset managers. Ali’s responsibilities also included cross-selling other bank products including (Equity Derivatives, Credit, FX, Commodities and Rates). Before BNP Paribas, Ali was on the Corporate Banking Origination Team and also spent two years in Business Management Role to work with COO to build out the Corporate Banking operation in the US. Ali started her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers in the Banking and Capital Markets Assurance group. Ali received her BA from Villanova University through their honors program, with a dual degree in Finance and Accounting. In her free time, Ali enjoys traveling to golf destinations both in the US and internationally - her favorite course is Pebble Beach. She is also an avid music fan and spends time in Nashville, TN whenever she can.

David Bromberg

Customer Success

David Bromberg graduated from the Schreyer Honors College at Penn State in 2021. He is passionate about mathematics and economics, leading him to a career in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Omega Point in January 2022, David served as an Equity Capital Markets Analyst at Bank of America Securities, with a focus on the origination and execution of Convertible Bonds. Outside of work, David enjoys playing guitar, composing music, taking long walks, and playing soccer. He is an avid fan of AC Milan. Please feel free to reach out to David at any time through his work email.

Marc Warren

Data Science

Landon Yarrington

Full-Stack Developer

Landon is a self-taught software engineer who focuses on a wide array of web technologies. He has an ambitious appetite for learning and has experience with many front-end frameworks (React, Vue, Svelte), data stores (Postgres, Mongo, Redis, Elasticsearch) and server languages (Node.js, Python, and Go). He enjoys collaborating on projects, playing guitar, and being outdoors.

Jay MacDuffie

QA Engineer

Jay is a self-taught developer who spent five years working in education prior to changing careers. As a lifelong learner and person who enjoys breaking things and trying to find ways to fix them, Jay found a perfect match for himself in the QA Engineer role at Omega Point.

Lila Madden

Python Developer

Lila has worked as a software developer since graduating with a degree in Mathematics. She has worked in financial tech firms and institutions developing trading systems dealing in forex, equities, and commodities. When she is not coding, Lila likes to play music, hike, bake, and read. She has quite the sweet tooth and loves to make and eat anything sweet!

Sébastien Légaré

Full-Stack Developer

Living in Quebec City, Sebastien has been a passionate software developer for the past two decades. Prior to Omega Point, he worked at Vooban for which he led a team of software developers in multiple projects. He loves playing hockey and watching movies and tv series.

Advisors

Karen Chen

Data Advisor

Karen is a data scientist at Omega Point Research. She has a Ph.D. in experimental high energy physics from Stony Brook University where she applied statistical analysis on large physics datasets using Python.

Joe Halpern

Senior Advisor

Joe advises on business development utilizing Omega Point’s IP. Joe also sub-advises on a number of option-focused mutual funds as a portfolio manager and CEO and constructs investment portfolios as CIO and a Managing Member of Fountainhead Advisors and Fountainhead AM. Prior, he was a lead negotiator and a portfolio manager for Lehman Brothers post bankruptcy and before that engineered option-based strategies as a Director on the Global Capital Markets team at ING.

Mark Lieberman

Senior Advisor

Mark is a senior advisor to Omega Point. He is currently Head of Affiliated at AIG First Principles, a global investment firm. He is a member of the founding partnership that built First Principles Capital Management’s (FPCM) asset management business and subsequently sold to AIG in 2015. Mark has served in trading, investment management, business development, marketing, and product development roles. He previously headed the North American Fixed Income derivatives business at Nomura and was a member of the management committee of fixed income. He has spoken at a number of public engagements and has been quoted numerous times in the financial press. Previously held positions as President and Board member of the Strategic Forum, a business think-tank located in New York City and South Florida, Vice-Chairman of State of Israel bonds, former board member of David N. Deutsch & Co. and Beyond Bond Inc., an online fixed income trading and risk management platform.

Michael Richter

Senior Advisor

Michael is a Senior Advisor to Omega Point regarding business development and compliance issues. He is a member of the Board of Directors of CBOE and had previously served as a Board Member of Bats Global Markets from 2009 to its merger with CBOE. Michael also is an Advisor to Estee, an India based asset manager and broker-dealer. Prior to Omega Point, he was CFO and EVP of Lime Brokerage. He holds a Masters degree from the MIT Sloan School and a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Roland Smart

Senior Advisor

Roland is a marketer and entrepreneur focused on helping startups, and divisions within enterprises, drive growth. He currently serves as the CMO at Product School, as Co-Founder of Therahive, and as an advisor to startups. He’s been a long-time proponent of applying agile development practices to marketing and published a book on the topic entitled The Agile Marketer: Turning Customer Experience Into Your Competitive Advantage (Wiley 2016). He can regularly be found hiking and biking in the hills of Mill Valley with his wife and two boys.

Alexander Stein

Senior Advisor

Alex is a serial entrepreneur having cofounded and led four startups including FarSight Financial Services, the first Internet brokerage (acquired by Merrill Lynch), and Gomez, Inc, the leading Internet Performance Management company (acquired by Compuware). Most recently, Alex was a Managing Director at Two Sigma where he built the firm’s global Alpha Capture program, which applies quantitative research to identify and extract investment signals in real time from a global network of investment professionals. He also led the firm’s evaluation of systematic real-estate investing, co-led the Client Solutions platform, Venn, and explored emerging technologies, including blockchain and distributed ledger systems. Earlier in his career, he worked at Digital Equipment's VLSI facility in the Advanced Development group. Stein received his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University (1991) and both his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Dartmouth College.

Kristopher Woods

Product Advisor

Kris has spent his entire career working directly with hedge funds in sales and account management roles. Prior to joining Omega Point, Kris was a Project Manager at Blue Heron Research Partners, a primary research firm. Before that he was an institutional equity sales person at FBR Capital Markets for four years.

Kendall Osborn

Marketing Advisor

Kendall is a leader in the engineering and design of analytics applications with emphasis on data visualization, front end development, and user experience. He has an extensive background in information architecture, programming, database and systems administration, and graphic design over the past 20 years. Prior to Omega Point Kendall co-founded a social media analytics platform, he ran the analytics division at DeNA West, and he consulted for a variety of technology pioneers in Silicon Valley and the San Francisco Bay Area. Kendall holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz.

Careers

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We are looking for brilliant developers, data scientists and business analysts that are just as excited as we are about solving some of the world's most complex data challenges.

Come join our team of successful entrepreneurs, Ph.D’s, data wonks, Wall Street veterans and some new kids on the block where the best ideas, and not seniority, shape the company and product.

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