Eric Novik is an applied statistician and a founder and CEO of Generable (formerly Stan Goup). Prior to Generable, Eric was a Data Scientist at TIBCO Spotfire where he built statistical applications for customers in Financial Services, Energy, Pharma, and Consumer Goods Sectors. In 2010, Eric started Risktail, an options analytics software company for retail traders. During the financial crisis of 2007-2009, he traded listed options and later spent two years in the Equity Derivatives Technology group at Barclays Capital. He has an MA in Statistics from Columbia University.