Highly skilled professional with diverse experience in Technology. Broad skills encompassing client/vendor management, problem resolution, team leadership and business development. Effectively able to prioritize tasks to align with project and organizational
Versed in Project Management with emphasis on
Understanding of cleared products workflow
Proficient in MS Office
Extensive experience with Bloomberg TOMS
Knowledge of relational databases
Led deployment of electronic trading platform combining 3rd party software and in-house customization. Delivered critical functionality within 6 months for Rates and Credit desks, enabling franchise growth.
Created business and technical architecture leveraged for e-trading tools across multiple businesses.
Effected cost savings of $800k by replacing vendor application with in-house system integrated into e-trading platform.
Generated annual savings of $120k by reducing unnecessary licensing costs.
Leveraged iterative development model to continuously deliver functionality to business.
Improved product analysis process during migration of complex Credit Derivatives trades to target system.
SVP, Fixed Income E-Trading Technology, 10/2009 to Current Jefferies LLC – New York City Oversaw deployed e-trading platform for US Rates, Emerging Markets, Munis (Secondary), Relative Value/ETF and Credit (Retail), leveraging 3rd party application, ION MarketView, and in-house developed software:
Managed team of 12 developers
Deployed system increasing market share for US Rates and Credit desks.
Managed deployment of Municipals platform resulting in ability to process over 10,000 bids wanted daily.
Implemented significant cost savings by replacing inefficient vendor application with in-house developed system, which contributed to increased participation of US Rates desk on client-facing markets (in top 5 participants on TradeWeb platform).
Deployed data processing and analytics framework for Relative Value desk. Drove refactoring of the platform from spreadsheet to server-based.
Extended e-trading platform into service and framework oriented infrastructure.
Principal, Global Credit Technology, 09/2007 to 10/2009 Bank of America – New York City, NY
Managed Credit Derivatives Trade team of 30 developers, integrated after Merrill Lynch acquisition.
Drove analysis of Credit Derivatives trades for migration to strategic platform after Merrill Lynch merger with Bank of America and streamlined the process.
Closely interacted with COO for Global Credit business, implementing policies for trade processing.
Coordinated and participated as individual contributor for deployment of multi-asset trading platform for Proprietary Trading desk.
Managed development and support of tools for Short Term Fixed Income desk.
Principal, US Rates Technology, 03/2003 to 09/2007 Bank of America – New York City, NY
Led development team that created pricing and quoting systems for US Rates desk.
Managed production support group and interfaced with vendors.
Communicated with stakeholders on project progress, costs and issues.
VP, Fixed Income Technology, HSBC Securities Inc – New York City, NY
Managed Front Office Application Support Team
Maintained trading application for US Rates and Repo Desks.
Bachelor of Arts: Geology, CUNY, Hunter College - New York City, NY