In 2010 Oleksandr obtained a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science at the McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada. Currently he works as an adjunct professor at the University of Toronto. Additionally, as a senior research analyst, Oleksandr conducts research on risk management, financial modeling and optimization; develop, implement and test risk management, portfolio optimization and insurance models.
In 2014 he received an IBM Outstanding Technical Achievement Award. Ans in 2012 - an Eminence and Excellence IBM Award to Quantitative Research Group Members of IBM Risk Analytics.