MICHAEL OVED

Founder, Swap Protocol

Mr. Oved is a founder of the Swap Protocol, a decentralized, peer-to-peer token trading protocol on the Ethereum blockchain. He is passionate about a future where people fearlessly trade digital value without third-party intervention.

Prior to Swap, he spent his career at HFT firm Virtu Financial (Nasdaq ticker VIRT), an algorithmic trading company that led a wave of explosive growth in computerized trading. At Virtu he experienced the full stack of a financial technology company and became familiar with many concepts including machine learning, trading and strategy design, strategy coding and development, data mining and analysis, low latency architecture, network topology, and automated order books and execution.

His experiences at Virtu helped inspire the design for the Swap Protocol.