Carl Hopman has been the Director of Quantitative Research of Perot Investments for six years. He is responsible for all their quantitative strategies, which trade equities and various liquid instruments. Dr. Hopman has 15 years of experience in both research and trading of equities, fixed income and volatility. His prior positions include being a founding partner at Fort Sheridan Advisors and a strategist at Oak Hill Platinum Partners. Dr. Hopman has a Ph.D. in finance from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2003), a Master of Economics from DEA du Delta (1998), a Master of Civil Engineering from Corps des Ponts et Chaussées (1998) and a B.S. in Mathematics and Physics from Ecole Polytechnique in Paris (1996).