Striving to further the profession with diverse opportunities in continuing education, advocacy, ethics awareness, and networking.
Mathew Verdouw, who holds a Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation, is the CEO and Founder of Optuma, and has been living and breathing Technical Analysis for over 22 years. As a Computer Systems Engineer he wrote his own TA platform, which has been used all over the world from private traders to major US firms. More recently, Mathew has become the only person in the world to currently teach the latest curriculum of all three levels of the CMT program. His broad exposure to Technical Analysis and his engineering background has led to many new insights and brand new ways to model analysis. Mathew is a staunch believer that there are still many new discoveries to be made in the area of Technical Analysis and that Technicians should be at the forefront of all quantitative development. In addition to his CMT, he also holds a CFTe designation.