Laurent G.

Executive with 14+ years experience in Financial Services, specializing in Low Latency Systems & Cryptocurrency

United Kingdom
English, French

Laurent Giorello is a visionary entrepreneur, seasoned market maker, multi-talented technology leader, and cryptocurrency enthusiast drawn to the crossroads of business management, finance, mechanical...see more

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Finance


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Founding Director

Polaris SPC
2 years
Jan 2020 - Apr 2022
In my role as Founding Director of Polaris SPC, a quantitative fund, which develops and deploys systematic trading strategies across a variety of asset classes in the global financial m...see more

Founding Director

Bearing Capital LTD
3 years
Current position
Oct 2019 - Present
During my time as Founding Director of Bearing Capital, a statistical arbitrage and specialized automated trading firm, I worked closely with a team of high-performing engineers and res...see more

Senior Quantitative Trader

Tower Research Capital
2 years
Dec 2017 - Oct 2019
Prior to my current multi-tiered roles, I served as a Senior Quantitative Trader and the Head of a European trading team at Tower Research Capital, one of the top 3 high frequency firms...see more

Senior Quantitative Trader

Quantbot Technologies LP
1 year
Aug 2016 - Dec 2017
Throughout my career, I have remained incredibly passionate about leveraging my financial expertise and visionary mindset to contribute as a Senior Quantitative Trader. During this peri...see more

Senior Quantitative Trader

Credit Suisse
2 years
May 2014 - Jul 2016
As a Senior Quantitative Trader at Credit Suisse, a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking capabilities, I focused on dedicating my efforts to areas like strategy ...see more


Université Paris Dauphine
5 years
Sep 2009 - Aug 2014
Prior to becoming more hands-on in the trading world, I served as a Lecturer for Algorithmic Trading at Université Paris Dauphine. Here, I was responsible for designing and conducting a...see more

Quantitative Trader & Analyst

BNP Paribas CIB
5 years
Jul 2009 - May 2014
When I first started my career as a high-frequency trader, I took on the role of Quantitative Analyst at BNP Paribas, a leading global financial partner, offering you a wide range of ta...see more

Quantitative Analyst

Societe Generale
5 months
Feb 2009 - Jul 2009
During my time as a Quantitative Analyst at Societe Generale, I lent my expertise in researching strategies for algorithmic trading, designed mean-reversion strategies on FX and Commodi...see more

Quantitative Analyst

3 months
Jun 2008 - Sep 2008
Served as a Quantitative Analyst focused on building an Equity Index in the Asia Pacific, including Japan, using machine learning on fundamentals.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Finance


  • Low Latency
  • Trading Systems
  • Equity Trading
  • Quantitative Finance