CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER – BLUE SQUARE WEALTH
As CTO, Eric is responsible for all of the technology that Blue Square utilizes to bring their unique approach for wealth management to their clients. Eric leverages his experience in algorithmic finance to work alongside Jay to extend and strengthen the firms approach to Dynamic Investing; implementing the systems used by the firm to manage these approaches on an on-going basis.
Eric has three decades of experience in the management, design and implementation of complex software systems. Educated at Carnegie-Mellon University and University of Rhode Island, Eric holds both a M.S. and B.S. in Electrical Engineering. He parlayed his engineering education into an career in financial software development and modeling, from building program trading systems for Lehman Brothers to algorithmic trading of electricity at Sesco Enterprises. He’s been a founder or senior technology executive at several start-ups including LGS Systems, Vendavo, TickerTags.com, and Objective Technologies, the software consulting and development company that he founded in 1990.
Eric is also one of the founders of BeLocal Group, a non-profit focused on the development of a process for reproducible crowd-sourced innovation to help people all over the world adapt existing and newly developed solutions to their local challenges.
Eric lives with his family in Forest Hills, NY where he and his wife have raised two children. He loves living in NYC and the opportunities, culturally, professionally and educationally, that NY has provided for him and his family. He is an avid tennis player and has recently developed a passion for professional Fútbol; a fan of both Liverpool and the New York Red Bulls.