Jason is co-founder and CEO of Smarkets.
Prior to founding Smarkets, Jason was an application developer at UBS's Global Asset Management (New York) where he focused on innovative web technologies. Previously, Jason founded internet startup Descipher, a consumer medical website. Jason had previously been an equities trader at Great Point Capital (Chicago). He holds a degree in Computing and Information Systems.
CEO & Founder
Jul, 2007 - Current (about 9 years)
BA, Computer scienceSep 1, 1999 - Jun 1, 2003
|Jul 21, 2016||smarketshq.com - Call them event markets|
|Mar 29, 2016||PRNewswire UK All - Smarkets Records £111m Traded Over Cheltenham|
|Feb 15, 2016||The Standard - Jason Trost taking on the traditional bookies? You can bet on it...|
|Feb 5, 2016||PRNewswire UK All - Smarkets to Offer Fairest Bet of the Year for NFL Final|
|Jan 18, 2016||The Standard - QPR sponsor Smarkets considering a US stock market float|
|Sep 4, 2015||WSJ Blogs - Online Sports Gambling in Africa? Don’t Bet On It Yet|
|Aug 10, 2015||PRNewswire UK All - QPR Welcome Smarkets On Board|
|Jun 15, 2015||PRNewswire UK All - Smarkets Betting Exchange Names Alexander Wheldon as Company's First Chief Marketing Officer|