Chief Executive Officer
As Pico founder and Chief Executive Officer, Jarrod Yuster defines the company vision and leads the executive team on business strategy and execution. Additional focus areas include client engagement as well as global expansion of Pico’s service offerings.
Jarrod has extensive experience building trading businesses and trading technology products. Prior to founding Pico, Jarrod served as Global Head of Electronic Trading at Merrill Lynch, where he oversaw the business from its inception. He was responsible for global sales and trading, product development and quantitative analytics. Before his work in the financial industry, Jarrod served as a product engineer, performing semiconductor research at Intel Corporation.
Jarrod is a member of the Yale School of Engineering Leadership Council and serves on the Operating Board for the Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale (CITY), providing mentorship to Yale student entrepreneurs. Jarrod holds a B.S. in electrical engineering from Yale University and an M.S. in electrical engineering from Columbia University.