Anton Golub is the founder and CEO of flovtec, a Swiss technology company providing market making solutions to digital asset exchanges, token issuers & protocols to create a liquid and efficient market. Anton is also a co-founder of Trust Square AG, a pre-eminent technology hub located at the heart of Zurich's financial district.
Anton co-founded Lykke Corp, a blockchain-powered exchange to trade all assets with zero fees, where he served as a Chief Science Officer. Prior to Lykke, he worked as a quantitative researcher at Olsen Ltd (successor to Olsen & Associates, founded in 1985), a boutique investment firm that pioneered the field of high-frequency trading.
As a Marie Curie Research Fellow at the Alliance Manchester Business School, Anton worked on high-frequency trading, market microstructure and flash crashes. In 2011, he was invited to participate in the Foresight Project - The Future of Computer Trading in Financial Markets, an international project on algorithmic trading funded by HM Treasury in the UK. Anton has also been involved in several research projects backed by the European Union (EU) and was in the Supervisory Board for the BigDataFinance project funded through Horizon 2020.
He has co-authored 13 academic papers and two books.
Anton holds a PhD from the University of Geneva.