One of our talented consultants
Full stack Technologist, Blockchain, Realtime System Architecture, Process Manager
Ted Wu is a strong technologist, from complex Realtime system architecture (Multi-tier, Service Oriented Architecture, Micro Services, Pub/Sub, In Memory Cache, High Availability, etc.), hands on development (database, backend, and frontend), to technical team and process management (Agile, DevOps, etc.). He also has been in the financial industry for more than 20 years. This has led him to work on trading systems for traditional portfolio management, market data, derivative valuation/analytics, portfolio accounting, research management, compliance, and others. Familiar with all asset classes from equity, fixed income, options, futures, fx, to various derivatives.
He has also developed strong familiarity with crypto assets and Blockchain technology; with Ethereum smart contracts, crypto market data, and crypto asset trading interfaces. He also took several AI courses in neural networks, with good understanding on how to apply the technology.
Being a Chief Information Officer for an acclaimed hedge fund in the US for more than 10 years, he has aided the fund grow from $300 million asset under management to over $12 billion. His clients are always in awe of his knowledge and how he has helped them solve the biggest problems in the fastest amount of time.
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More about me
- Balyasny Asset Management: Chief Information Officer, 2014-2016
- JPMorgan Chase: Consultant, 2003-2004
- Beast Financial: Senior Vice President, 2001-2003
- TheBeast.com: Vice President, 1997-2000
- Tullett & Tokyo: Consultant, 1994-1997
- Knight Ridder Financial: Senior Software Engineer, 1993-1994
- Deneba Software: Software Engineer, 1990-1993
education & skills
- Rutgers University,, BS Engineering - 1987-1990
- Vincennes University, AS Engineering - 1986-1987
“Ted was an amazing teammate during a Hackathon we had in Shanghai and Chicago. He was so knowledgeable about so much topics and really helped our team push to the top and win #1 price in Shanghai and #2 price in Chicago! He’s a true backend boss, that’s for sure but also easy to communicate with a nice to hang out with.”
Some things I love to share
Hertz, an American car rental company, sued Accenture for $32million worth of damages in web development services. Hertz called the website as ‘defective’ and ‘vulnerable’, as reported by The Register, saying that the website development company costed them millions and millions over additional charges to complete the project. The car
Token Economics/Token Engineering have been around as it goes through the system of economics based on blockchain technology. Every blockchain platform and application is involved with its own token economic model. Generally, there is an assumption where majority of token economic models are based in: people act upon incentives. This