Who We Are

We're the Faces Behind OptionAutomator, a Team of Technology and Trading Pros.  Nice to Meet You.

Drew Hilleshiem

Co-Founder & CEO

Drew Hilleshiem has been trading since he was 10 years old through his fathers account and graduated to options trading about 10 years ago. He mostly focuses on selling options premium and selective directional plays through the use of out-of-the-money calendars and ratio spreads.

Drew’s career has focused on Energy, Technology and Trading and has lead teams to deliver conceptual engineering, country-level technology mapping, and strategies for multi-billion-dollar energy investments through the use of multi-criteria decision making tools and the decision quality frameworks.

Drew is passionate about derivatives trading and the deficiencies in both investment advice and retail trader technology.

Andrew de Jonge

Co-Founder & CTO

Andrew de Jonge, studied Mathematics, Programming and Software Development, and then focused his career on Big Data Real-time Analytics within the Process industry. He has designed and deployed multitudes of solutions across the world.

OptionAutomator provides Andrew the perfect vehicle to test the bounds of what is possible within his fields.

Andrew, as Chief Technology Officer, designs the infrastructure and leads the development teams to apply big data, machine learning, and multi-criteria decision making to the world of options trading.

Our Team Includes

We’re a diverse group of Data & Machine Learnings Scientists, Advisor PhDs in Mathematics, Hedge-Fund Options Traders, User Experience Specialists, Big Data Programmers, Front-End Developers, Back-end Developers, and a team of Marketers committed to our values.

Our current and former employers include JP Morgan and Microsoft employees and Fortune 100 companies. So yes, we’re pretty obsessed with delivery and competing at the highest levels of business.

Our team has grown dramatically in 2016 to bring OptionAutomator to a successful private beta. We'll require more talent in 2017 and beyond, who can contribute in multiple areas and subscribe to our value and mission.

You can find job openings in the We’re Hiring Section.

We’re Hiring

Our business is growing and so is our team. If you believe in our mission, you might be an integral part of the team.