Dr. Robert Kissell
President at Kissell Research Group, global leader and industry expert with top management experience spanning 25+ years at some of the largest financial institutions
Dr. Robert Kissell is the President of the Kissell Research Group and has a rich professional experience of more than 25 years.
He has taught & developed course content on Algorithmic Trading, FinTech, Statistics, Advanced Data Analysis, Quantitative Analysis and Financial Engineering. He has published numerous research papers on trading strategies, algorithmic trading, risk management, and best execution.
He has won the institutional investors prestigious paper of the year award for his paper on “Dynamic Pre-Trade Models: Beyond the Black Box”. Dr. Kissell has professional experience having worked at some of the largest financial institutions like UBS, JP Morgan, and Citigroup to name a few. Dr. Kissell is an Adjunct Professor at Fordham University as well as at Baruch College, US. He was also an adjunct lecturer at Cornell University in their financial graduate program in New York City.
He is a Contributing Author at the CFA Institute for 5 years and has been an Associate Editor for Institutional Investor Journal of Trading and Journal of Index Investing for 14 years. He was awarded the Faculty Research Award, 2020-2021 by the Molloy College, School of Business.
Dr. Kissell is a global leader and industry expert in the electronic and algorithmic trading space and specializes in financial and quantitative analysis, statistical modelling, and risk management. A well-known speaker, he advises and consults financial institutions across the US and Europe on appropriate risk management, portfolio management techniques and best execution. He is also a member of the prestigious Cosmos Club, Washington DC.