Guy's Bio

Guy Yollin is a faculty member in the Department of Applied Mathematics at the University of Washington where he teaches in the Computational Finance & Risk Management Program.

Guy is also 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 his current positions, 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 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.