Nicholas has over 11 years of experience in Derivatives Trading and Quantitative Finance. He studied Mathematics and Finance at Carnegie Mellon University before starting his career as an Equity Derivatives trader at Morgan Stanley. Nicholas has given lectures on Machine Learning, Quantitative Finance and Derivative Theory at various institutions including: The World Bank, Carnegie Mellon and World-class hedge funds with over $25 Billion in AUM. Additionally, he serves on the boards of several Public Health and Education non-profits in New York and New Jersey. He is based in New York City.