M.B.A., MIT Sloan School of Management; B.A., mathematics and economics, The University of Chicago
Summary of Experience
Mr. Kang specializes in algorithmic trading and the market microstructure of global equities. He has over 10 years of in-house finance industry experience, and has held positions at both sell-side and buy-side firms. Prior to joining Analysis Group as a manager, Mr. Kang oversaw brokers’ execution performances, as well as analyzed and reduced trading transaction costs, at a quantitative asset management company. He also gained experience at a Boston-based broker-dealer, where he managed a dark pool – one of the key products in the electronic trading group. He led various projects to develop industry-leading functionalities; assessed and monitored complex trading behavior; and grew trading volumes, increasing revenue. Before managing the dark pool, Mr. Kang played an integral part in creating the foundation for trading algorithms by developing a real-time, intraday volume forecaster and guiding technology teams to implementation.