David J. Hait, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer and Founder
David J. Hait, Ph.D. is the CEO and Founder of OptionMetrics, LLC, which he founded in 1999. Dr. Hait is a financial economist with over 20 years of experience in applied quantitative derivative research and technology. Prior to founding OptionMetrics he served as Vice President in the Fixed Income Research Group at Paine Webber, and taught courses on derivatives at J. P. Morgan. Dr. Hait received his Ph.D. in Finance from New York University’s Stern School of Business, where he was an Adjunct Professor at the Stern School of Business and Courant Institute of Mathematics. Dr. Hait also received an MS in Computer Science from University of California at Berkeley and a BSE in Computer Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.
Chief Operating Officer
Eran is a seasoned sales executive with close to 20 years of financial industry experience. Prior to joining OptionMetrics, Eran spent 13 years at Capital IQ, a leading global provider of public and private capital market data applications, helping it grow from its earliest days through and beyond its eventual acquisition by Standard & Poor’s (now S&P Global), finishing as Head of Account Management for all of the Americas. Prior to S&P Eran spent close to a decade working in for profit education for Kaplan Test Prep and then briefly for ALFY, a start-up focused on designing a subscription-based educational gaming site for young children. Eran received a Bachelor of Science in Management from Binghamton University (SUNY), and a J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (Yeshiva University).