Scott Asher is currently an analyst at PDT Partners where he is CTO and COO of the Mosaic Funds. Scott has previously worked at other quantiatively-driven hedge funds and at nVIDIA Corp where he was an algorithms architect early in his career. Scott specializes in building robust, fault tolerant systems, especially in the data analysis world. Scott graduated from Harvard College in 2002 with a B.A. and M.S. in Computer Science, and received his M.B.A. from Columbia Business School in 2009. Scott attended CBS as a recipient of the prestigious Feldberg fellowship.
Scott's interests are music, specifically opera - which he briefly pursued professionally - technology, innovation and entrepreneurship. He is involved with several local and national organizations including the Frick Museum, the Metropolitan Opera, Children for Children, and the Metropolitan Museum. He is a frontstage member of the Blue Hill Troupe.