Daniel Fleder joined Stone Ridge in 2016. Mr. Fleder is the Chair of the Committee and serves as Head of Risk at Stone Ridge. Mr. Fleder was previously Head of Markets and Head of Variance Risk Premium at Stone Ridge. Mr. Fleder received his PhD in Operations Research and MS in Statistics from the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton) and BSE in Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania (Engineering School).
Robert Gutmann is a co-founder of Stone Ridge. Mr. Gutmann has held a variety of leadership roles at Stone Ridge, including Head of Product Development and Execution and his current role as Head of Digital Asset Strategies. Mr. Gutmann received his B.A. in Mathematics and Music from Columbia University.
Ross Stevens founded Stone Ridge in 2012 and serves as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Stevens received his PhD in Finance and Statistics from the University of Chicago (Booth) and his BSE in Finance from the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton).
Yan Zhao is a co-founder of Stone Ridge. Ms. Zhao has held a variety of leadership roles at Stone Ridge, including Head of Reinsurance and her current role as Head of Flourish. Ms. Zhao holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in Economics from Harvard University.