Before founding Alameda and then FTX, Sam was a trader on Jane Street Capital’s international ETF desk. He traded a variety of ETFs, futures, currencies, and equities, and designed their automated OTC trading system. He graduated from MIT with a degree in physics.

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  • Main Organizations:


  • Location:

    Hong Kong

  • Education:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Physics (2010-2014)

  • Current Projects:

    FTX - CEO
    Alameda Research - CEO

  • Previous Projects:

    The Centre for Effective Altruism - Director of Development, (2017)
    Jane Street - Trader, (2014-2017)

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