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Misha Formytskyi

Dr. Misha Fomytskyi is an expert in derivatives trading, risk management, and volatility modeling.

Prior to co-founding Vola Dynamics LLC, he spent 12 years working in the derivatives space in trading and quant roles, including head of the options trading team at Getco LLC, as portfolio manager at JD Capital Management, and the founder and CEO of Mivol LLC. Having a deep understanding of trading, modeling, and technology allowed him to be a driving force in adopting quantitative techniques in valuation, risk management and trading analysis in these businesses. He received his Ph.D. in physics from The University of Texas at Austin in 2004.