Eldar Radovici , CFA, FRM

158 W 128th Street · New York, NY 10027 · (212) 606-3883 · eldar@radovici.com

I bring a unique combination of skills to the job:
financial risk management, software development,
and the proven ability to breakdown complex concepts
and communicate them to people of different backgrounds.


Experience

Risk Management & Software Development (C#, SQL, AZURE)

DataWarhorse - New York, NY

·Combined risk management, artificial intelligence, and alternative data to construct and optimize hedge fund portfolios.
  ·Constructed a multivariate-hedge of a client’s international portfolio to suit a FOF investor’s market neutral risk profile.
  ·Implemented a monte-carlo best-first search algorithm that uses structured randomness to optimize portfolio hedges.
·Built cloud-based ASP.NET MVC website for client access and data entry, iOS and Android apps, and Alexa skills for voice.
  ·Built a virtual risk manager on top of Amazon Echo to answer clients’ questions re their portfolio’s risk and exposures.
·Designed ETL framework for unstructured alternative data including social media, eCommerce and crowd sourced sites.
  ·Captured social media purges and food poisoning incidents to realize investable opportunities before the market knew.
·Researched and added support for re-distributable international market data including fixed income and derivatives.
·Implemented secure file uploads/downloads and user access using IIS / HTTPS rewrites, including 2FA via Authy.

Present

Director, Risk Management & Software Development (C#, SQL, PYTHON)

Tremblant Capital Group - New York, NY

·Designed and created risk management and data warehouse system (“DW”) used by everyone at the firm over 9 years.
·DW was praised by industry professionals as “among the top of all hedge funds [200+] we have reviewed in 25 years”.
·Implemented risk library including stress tests, factor analysis, liquidity calcs, performance attribution, and alpha/beta.
·Designed and developed 3 user interfaces/UX: web for data entry, Silverlight for analysis, Excel add-in for power users.
·Produced intraday, daily, and monthly reports for trading, operations, risk management, compliance, IR, and PMs.
·Worked on position, trade, and class levels; took in market data, security data, and user data (price targets).
·Consultant (2017): supported risk management and data warehouse system including risk analytics, reports, and debugging.

June 2009 - January 2017

Quantitative Strategist

BlueMountain Capital Management - New York, NY

·Created full-stack software to optimize margin, calculate risk, and assign trades using WPF’s M-V-ViewModel and WCF.
·Introduced and implemented continuous integration including SVN for SCM, JetBrains’ TeamCity, and Edgewall’s Trac.

March 2008 - January 2009

Development Manager

UBS IB Prime Brokerage - New York, NY

·Managed team of developers and front-end client technology including real-time P&L, trade management, & deployment.
·Analyzed, built, and championed multi-threaded MVC framework; managed interview process and onboarded employees.

May 2006 - March 2008

Professional Designations

CFA Charterholder

Chartered Financial Analyst
 

FRM

Financial Risk Manager
 

Education

New York University

Computer Science, MS
Focus on Artificial Intelligence, Data Mining, Machine Learning

Lehigh University

Computer Engineering, BS
Economics, BA