Amir is a quantitative analyst. Prior to Protos, he worked at YCAP and BlackRock constructing algorithmic trading strategies and improving IT infrastructure. Amir also worked on a variety of crypto related projects ranging from mining operations, improving banking services using cryptocurrencies and advising governments on cryptocurrency integration. In addition to that, he founded a cryptocurrency advisory service and is working in his free-time on various blockchain specific projects. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Economics from Massachusetts Institute of Technologies (MIT).