Tyler Manning-Dahan

Tyler Manning-Dahan

Quantitative Researcher



I am a quantitative researcher at DRW in Montreal. I graduated from the Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering (CIISE), where I completed my master’s thesis (M.A.Sc) under the supervision of Dr. Jia Yuan Yu. I also hold a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering (B.Eng) from McGill. My research interests include change point detection, operations research and financial market microstructures.


  • Efficiency Driven Machine Learning
  • Fintech
  • Productivized Services


  • MASc in Quality Systems Engineering, 2020

    Concordia University

  • BEng in Electrical Engineering, 2013

    McGill University



Quantitative Researcher


Mar 2017 – Present Montreal

Responsibilities include:

  • Researching quantitative strategies for algorithmic trading.
  • Collaborating with production software development teams.

Partner Manager


Nov 2015 – Sep 2016 Montreal
  • Improved the app ecosystem for Lightspeed’s e-commerce & omnichannel platforms in North America.
  • Negotiated revenue shares and referral agreements with partners.
  • Beta tested apps and troubleshooted API-related issues.

Project Manager

REOL Services / CityRealty

Jul 2014 – Oct 2015 Montreal
  • Project lead for 2 web development teams that focused on real estate web apps & iOS applications.
  • Created project timelines and budget reports for stakeholders.
  • Negotiated contracts with clients and provided daily support or trainings to clients.

Recent Posts


School Project

Comparison of PCA and Autoencoders with Image Data.

Master’s Thesis

Applying Kernel Change Point Detection to Financial Markets.