David Rogers

Chief Operating Officer, Auros

David is the Chief Operating Officer at Auros, a major crypto HFT and market making firm. He is responsible for the operational running of the company, facilitating its strategic direction, building culture and communication, and managing non-commercial, external relationships such as exchanges and lenders. Based in Asia for 15 years, he started his career at Goldman Sachs in London. He has gone on to build and lead some of the largest buy and sell side institutional trading desks globally, including UBS’s Asia-Pacific Portfolio Trading business, and SSGA’s multi-asset trading platform in Hong Kong. Educated in the UK, he holds a BEng in Mechanical Engineering and an MSc in Automotive Design.