Mark Higgins

Adjunct Assistant Professor
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Dr. Higgins is currently a Managing Director at JPMorgan Chase, co-heading a quant developer group called the Analytic Strategies Group which covers foreign exchange, commodities, emerging markets, and mortgages. His group covers market making businesses, mainly on the derivatives side, though also in foreign exchange electronic market making and hedging algorithms.

Prior to JPM he worked at Goldman Sachs where he ran the foreign exchange and NY rates strategies teams. He also spent two years as a consultant building a power and natural gas risk management system at Virginia Power.

Dr. Higgins has a PhD in astrophysics from Queen's University at Kingston, in Ontario, Canada.

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