Our technical and trading expertise allows us to offer asymmetric opportunities to our clients.
Gerald BanksFounder and Managing Partner
Gerald Banks is the founder and Managing Partner of Cipher Technologies, an investment management group with offices in Greenwich, CT. Gerald was previously a Managing Director of Structured Products at Merrill Lynch as well as Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein. Since 2009 Gerald has been leading the strategy effort for Altpoint Capital Partners and subsequently for Cipher Technologies.
Michael ChangManaging Director
After graduating from Georgetown University, Michael has worked in investment banking in New York, hedge fund management in Japan, and subsequently venture capital funds in Japan and the US. He continues to invest in and serve as a board member for multiple companies in the VC space in both the US and Asia. Co-Founder, Sonar […]
Denis BorisovHead of Research
Denis Borisov is the Head of Research at Cipher Technologies Management LP. Denis brings in over 12 years of experience in international strategy advisory, M&A support, and direct investments, with core industry knowledge in Fintech, Sustainability, Smart City. Formerly co-Head of the Energy & Utilities team at Roland Berger CIS, and Head of strategy at […]
Roman brings in over 18 years of experience in software development, cyber security and product management. Formerly Founder and CEO of Techops, a software development company which built multiple startups (fintech, communications, e.t.c) for US and Europe markets, and CTO of Onpay, a payment aggregation platform. Roman holds a Master’s of Science degree from the […]
Jake StolarskiSenior Trader
Jake Stolarski is the Senior Trader of Cipher Technologies Management LP. Jake has over 10 years of experience trading volatility on floor exchanges, over-the-counter, and electronic platforms. He was previously a Director at Chicago Trading Company where he traded derivatives in Indices, Emerging Markets, and Commodities. He has served as the Designated Primary Market Maker […]