Guy Yollin is the principal consultant for
r-programming.org, a professional services organization that specializes in applying
the R programming language to develop solutions in computational finance,
quantitative risk management, and business analytics.
Prior to founding this consultancy, Guy served as a quantitative
analyst, risk manager, and R language evangelist for two different Pacific
Northwest hedge funds. In between these
hedge fund roles, Guy led the quant finance software development team at
Insightful Corporation, developers of S-PLUS and S+FinMetrics.
Guy has given numerous talks on R/S programming for financial applications and teaches graduate courses in computational finance as a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Washington. He holds a master’s degree in computational finance from the Oregon Health & Science University, and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Drexel University.