Kursat Alparslan holds BS & MS degrees in engineering from Bogazici University and has over 15 years of experience in Capital Markets & Software Technology domains.
He was previously the Senior Vice President for Financial Solutions at Tradesoft serving 60+ buy side and sell side financial institutions including brokerage and asset management arms of global investment banks. Currently he is conducting activites as the Strategic Advisor at Tradesoft in addition to working for Invstr, a London based fintech startup aiming to make finance social by democratising access to financial information. Kursat delivers courses on Capital Markets Technology and Algorithmic Trading for Türkish Capital Markets Association as well as participating in industry events.
He also conducts academic studies focused on agent-based modelling of financial markets.