Jared Dillian is the creative force behind The Daily Dirtnap newsletter. He graduated from the United States Coast Guard Academy in 1996 with a B.S. in Mathematics and Computer Science, and from the University of San Francisco in 2001 with a Masters in Business Administration, concentration in Finance.
He worked for a small floor market maker on the Pacific Options Exchange from 1999-2000, and was a trader for Lehman Brothers from 2001 to 2008. He specialized in index arbitrage and ETF trading. Jared has published The Daily Dirtnap continuously since the fall of 2008.
Jared is the author of Street Freak: Money and Madness at Lehman Brothers, published by Simon and Schuster,