Rocky Fishman is the head of index volatility research within Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research. His research covers global equity index volatility and option strategies, including VIX markets. He also focuses on factors contributing to equity volatility conditions, including liquidity and systematic strategies. Rocky joined Goldman Sachs in 2017. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, he was an equity derivatives strategist at Deutsche Bank, and previously had worked at Platinum Grove Asset Management and at Goldman Sachs Asset Management. Rocky holds an MBA from Columbia Business School, and MS and BA degrees in Computer Science from Harvard University. Heis a CFA charterholder and recurring guest speaker at Columbia Business School.