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Make Data Work
September 25–26, 2017: Training
September 26–28, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

Crowdsourced alpha: The future of investment research

Leigh Drogen (Estimize)
11:35am12:00pm Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Strata Business Summit
Location: 1E 07/08
Secondary topics:  Financial services
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Leigh Drogen


Leigh Drogen is the founder and CEO of Estimize, a crowdsourced financial estimates platform, facilitating a community of independent analysts, including financial professionals, offering a more accurate view of market expectations. Previously, Leigh ran Surfview Capital, a New York-based quantitative investment management firm trading medium frequency momentum strategies. He was also an early member of the team at StockTwits, where he worked on product and business development. Leigh started his career as an analyst at Geller Capital, a quantitative investment management firm in New York. He holds a BA from Hunter College with a focus in behavioral economics and war theory. When he’s not staring at rectangular lightboxes, Leigh can be found on the ice rink playing hockey, behind a grill, or off in search of waves to surf around the world.