Katya is Chief Strategy Officer at Thinknum, where she develops and executes strategies that help institutional investors generate innovative insights grounded in alternative data. Katya is also expanding applications of alternative data for strategic initiatives at corporations. Before Thinknum, Katya was part of a group that launched one of the first quantitative high frequency trading hedge funds in Fixed Income. Katya also covered the European Financials sector at KBW. She started her career trading FX Derivatives at Wachovia/Wells Fargo. Katya is a graduate of Princeton University and a CFA Level III Candidate.