Perry Vais

CTO, Head of Quantitative Strategies, Partner, BlueMountain Capital

Perry Vais is BlueMountain’s Head of Quantitative Strategies and CTO and a member of BlueMountain’s Management Committee. Mr. Vais oversees all systematic trading strategies, quantitative modeling, and technology at the firm. Prior to joining BlueMountain in 2006, Mr. Vais worked at DKR Oasis Capital Management developing trading analytics. Before DKR, Mr. Vais was a partner at Devix Group, LLC, a startup that developed business process management solutions for small and midsize e-commerce companies. Mr. Vais earned his B.S. in Computer Science from Binghamton University.