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  • Volos provides software and data feeds for active and passive options strategies.

  • We service global asset managers, hedge funds, and HNW clients with the objective of delivering cutting-edge investment strategies and easy-to-use technology.

  • Volos was founded in 2014 by four entrepreneurial quants and is located in Boston. Our 27 partners include industry leaders in the derivatives and investment management industry.

  • We believe volatility and options-based strategies are the next frontier of asset management.


Founding Team


DAN CORCORAN | Chief Executive Officer

Dan’s passion for quantitative finance led him to start Volos in 2014 and assemble the engineering talent to develop software for the investment industry of the future. He has experience in the hedge fund industry at SCS Financial, where he focused on manager research and developing volatility models. In order to grow Volos, Dan withdrew from Babson College, where he was a Weissman Scholar, and has also completed coursework at MIT, Olin College of Engineering, and Harvard University. Dan has presented options research in industry groups including the CFA Society of Boston, the Financial Services CIO Roundtable, QWAFAFEW, and the Professional Risk Managers International Association.


SAIF SULTAN | Managing Partner

Saif has experience as a Quantitative Analyst at Banco Santander where he worked to develop enterprise risk models for mortgage backed securities. At Volos, Saif applies advanced mathematical theories to strategy optimization and valuation. Saif completed a BS in Electrical Engineering from the National University of Science and Technology in Pakistan and a Masters degree in Mathematics from Northeastern University, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude.


TOM CORCORAN | Managing Partner

Tom leads web development at Volos, where he seeks to represent the intricacies of options in an intuitive and graphical fashion. Tom has experience designing and developing his own applications for mobile and web and is proficient in many programming languages including Angular JavaScript, C, Python, and SQL. Tom also has experience as a summer analyst at Putnam Investments within the technology division. Tom holds a BA in Computer Science from Boston University.


Investors and Advisors

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