Brian is the Chief Risk Officer and Head of Quantitative Programs for Guzman Energy. He is responsible for the risk management. He leads market research efforts and develops trading strategies at Guzman Energy. In addition, he leads a team to implement ETRM (Enterprise Trading and Risk Management) systems. Prior to joining Guzman Energy, he was the Sr. VP of Quant Research for Guzman & Company, where he managed quantitative strategies, indexing research and portfolio optimization. Earlier in his career Brian worked as a Project Manager, at EWinfo Network Tech Co., a position in which he developed enterprise applications for complex business systems. Brian holds M.S. degrees from Columbia University (Financial Engineering) and Michigan State University (Electrical Engineering) as well as a B.S. in Automation from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.