About Us

We believe in making the markets safe to invest by giving investors the most powerful investment tools available. By democratizing powerful algorithmic trading technology we are enabling any engineer to design a strategy. With your permission we'll distribute your strategy to investors, earn you competitive performance bonuses, and give investors access to the new era of investing. We are a small, bootstrapped team so if you believe in our vision we'd love your help and support, please contact us, or post to the forums.

Jared Broad

Engineering, Co-Founder

As a former quant, Jared understands the needs of investment professionals and what vast opportunity is available for the public. He started and ran a private fund in 2010 beating the market for 18 months, before starting QuantConnect to make this technology available for everyone.

Shai Rosen

Operations and Sales, Co-Founder

A serial entrepreneur and sales expert, Shai has built two multi-million dollar companies for the retail space. He has experience with market-based companies building the most popular auction site in Chile in 2011. He tinkered with neural algorithm systems for his personal use.

Gustavo Avilés

UX, JS Engineer

A young, talented hard working engineer. Gustavo has a coding blog, enjoys good coffee and is our inhouse JS hacker. On his own time he surfs and rides a motorbike.

We are your Quant Support Team, On-Call 24/7

We are very flexible and will do our best to meet your every need. If you have a feature request we can normally accomodate it within 7-14 days, and reply to all emails and calls within 12 hours. We built QuantConnect from the ground up for you to be successful in real trading. We know a good strategy is a high performance engine which needs the best tools available.

James Haft

Strategic Advisor

James was the head of Asian Investment Banking in Hong Kong for Bear Stearns and the Head of Latin American Equity Capital Markets for ING Barings. More...

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