Misha Vaynsherker

Mr. Misha Vaynsherker
Director, Technology

Mr. Vaynsherker has over 20 years experience in the IT industry, including information engineering, system and software design, and modeling and optimization of information services. He has over 15 years of expertise in the financial services industry, specializing in secure transaction processing and risk management applications. His development projects have included the design and implementation of the first expert system for insider trading and market manipulation detection for the New York Stock Exchange; design and implementation of information infrastructure for Reuters/Sailfish VAR risk measurement software product. Recently, Misha led a development effort that resulted in an offering of a full set of on-line payment services, including credit card preprocessing, on-line payment initialization, authorization and processing, storage and analysis of card authorization results and transaction data.

Misha holds two masters degrees. One in Applied Mathematics from Riga Polytechnic University, Riga, Latvia; the other in Computer Science from City College, CUNY, New York.