Dr. Lipa Roitman
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Lipa Roitman, Co-Founder, I Know First
With over 35 years of research in artificial intelligence and machine learning, Dr. Lipa Roitman has developed algorithms to predict chaotic events in financial markets. He has a M.Sc. in chemistry and organic chemistry from Novosibirsk University, a Ph.D. in organic and physical organic chemistry, and photochemistry from the Weizmann Institute of Science, a post doctorate in polymer chemistry from the University of Akron, and has a background in mathematics and statistics. His past work includes: R&D Chemist for Rohm and Haas Corp. USA.
As Co-Founder and Head of R&D at I Know First Ltd., the company uses his algorithm to predict markets and supply big data solutions for institutional and large private investors. Lipa is responsible for the design, development, characterization, specification, and implementation of algorithmic trading solutions. In addition, his other responsibilities include development of quantitative trading strategies, predictive analytics, and development of quantitative trading strategies, algorithmic trading applications, and Big-Data solutions for hedge funds and institutional clients.