About us

Grist Labs is based in New York. It is founded by Dmitry and Stan Sagalovskiy, brothers committed to creating amazing software to help the world.

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Dmitry is passionate about writing good code, cutting no corners, and taking new approaches. He has over 15 years of experience as a software engineer and entrepreneur. Prior to working on Grist, Dmitry has worked at Google, and at Hudson River Trading LLC, a quantitative trading firm which he co-founded. He also co-founded New York Math Circle, a non-profit that offers students (and teachers) mathematics enrichment. Dmitry received his BA in Mathematics and MS in Computer Science from Harvard.
Stan joins Grist from BlackRock, where he was a product manager for its core trading systems used to manage billions. He brings the passion for making complex systems easy to use and building software that simplifies people's lives. Stan started his career with Accenture in their Business Intelligence group, and has ten years of experience helping businesses build better software. Stan received his BA in Computer Science from NYU, and Master of Urban Planning from Hunter College.