Miodrag is a seasoned financier professional with more than 25 years of experience acting in various capacities. Starting his carrier at Kidder Peabody in New York as a derivatives trader on the Asia Convertible Bond desk, he subsequently moved to Chemical Bank, and then Chase Manhattan Bank where he went onto become Head of Global Equity Derivatives Research, responsible for creating pricing and risk models.
After Chase purchased JPMorgan, Miodrag moved to London where he was in charge of the Debt-Equity solutions group. Miodrag’s team was credited with creating new Convertible Bond structures and originating new default risk protection based on equivalency of CDS and equity option Risk Reversals.
During his time in London Miodrag, was a thesis advisor at the Oxford University School of Mathematical Finance.
Miodrag moved to Hong Kong to lead Convertible Bond sales and trading at JPMorgan. He was later in charge of Corporate Derivatives origination.
During the financial crisis of 2008 he was in charge of the Debt/Equity desk within the Strategic Solutions group of Deutsche Bank in Hong Kong, subsequently moving on to become CRO at Sail Advisers Hong Kong, the large fund-of-fund Family Office of Mr. Robert Miller. He created a novel Debt/Equity arbitrage strategy and traded it as a Portfolio Manager at CQS.
Miodrag has been an invited speaker at many industry conferences in Asia, Europe and the US.
He holds PhD in Theoretical Atomic Physics from City College of the City University of New York and a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Belgrade.