Serhan Kovuk is the Managing Partner at LaSalle Trading Group (LTG). LTG was founded in 2013 and now operates in many exchanges in the US and Europe.
Prior to his role at LTG, Serhan was a hardware engineer for Improv Systems, where he developed on-chip video encoders/decoders. He worked as a software engineer and developed drivers for Ethernet/SCSI devices at EMC. In 2003 he got his first trading position and built an option market making platform for PEAK6 as a Computer Architect. In 2006 he served as a financial analyst at Jump Trading, where he developed algorithmic trading strategies. In 2011 he partnered with Hehmeyer Trader + Investments to start an algorithmic trading group.
Serhan is still a member at Hehmeyer Trader + Investments. Serhan holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University in Boston.