Igor Schmertzler started his own hedge fund and owns a platform for trading on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange that has traded millions of contracts. He has a degree in Mathematics & and in Finance from New York University, the first student in NYU's history with that honor.
While at NYU, Igor founded Quantitative Finance Society, which has grown to be the largest club at NYU with over 400 members per year. He is the Founder of Split Lease, the cheapest, most convenient way to live (or build a life!) in New York City specializing in multi-local lifestyles and reducing commute times. He also boasts winning experience in online poker, sports betting and blackjack.