Joseph Benedetto

Joseph Benedetto




Dec 2010

Investment Administration Qualification

Dec 2010

Certificate in Investment Administration - Operational Risk

Nov 2010

Certificate in Investment Administration - OTC Derivatives

Oct 2010

Certificate in Investment Administration - Global Securities Operations

Sep 2010

Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst

May 2010

Islamic Finance Qualification

Mar 2010

Foundation Certificate in International Trust Management

Nov 2006

Basics: Passport to SWIFT

Nov 2006

Capital Markets and Financial Instruments Certificate


Work History

Work History
Nov 2007 - Jul 2010

Business Development Manager - Structured Finance

Equity Trust
  • Functioned as part of a team to structure and manage Securitisation Vehicles and Funds
  • Served as the client interface for all new institutional structured finance and fund related projects
  • Sourced new prospects through various mechanisms, such as presentations, cold calls, and networks
  • Coordinated with all institutional servicing agents to the project, such as the central administrator, registrar, custodian, prime broker, ICSDs, exchanges, and domiciliation, issuing, listing, and paying agents, to make certain of a successful launch and continuation of the issue
  • Reviewed and prepared Service Level Agreements (SLA), Requests for Proposal (RFP), Prospectuses, and various other engagement and functional agreements
Jun 2006 - Nov 2007

Account Manager - Global Custody - Hedge Funds Dealing

BNP Paribas Securities Services
  • Provided institutional clients with a single source for all global custody related aspects
  • Managed the entire order flow process from trade reception to final settlement
  • Charged with the all encompassing account management of a Fund of Hedge Funds
  • Liaised with all institutional counterparties, both internal and external, to ensure that the client's needs are addressed and resolved in the most timely and effective manner possible
Jun 2003 - Sep 2005

Site Supervisor / Field Engineer

Cubic Corporation
  • Established, structured, and organized a multimillion dollar contract to provide aircrew training to Royal Saudi Air Force fighter pilots
  • Consistently ensured that effectivity quotas, contractual requirements, and Key Performance Indicators (KPI) were met and accomplished to the best of our team's abilities
Jan 1997 - Jun 2003

Supervisory Accounting Assistant (In-Store Bank)

Army and Air Force Exchange Service
  • Facilitated retail back-office procedures through customer service interaction, cash and negotiable instrument handling, daily reconciliation, and inventory upkeep
  • As supervisor, oversaw and directed 5 employees, vault cash reserves, and overall daily financial operations
  • Performed all functions to include internal control, pilferage reduction/security oversight, cost cutting, and scheduling of inventory and personnel
Oct 2001 - Jun 2003

Transient Aircraft Technician

Trailboss Enterprises Inc.
  • Provided support and continuity for NATO and US transient aircraft, Distinguished Visitors / VIPs, and contingency airlift
  • Supplemented the overall planning and project structure through the creation of statistical analysis presentations
Feb 1998 - Apr 1999

Insurance Agent

Neckura Insurance (Nationwide)
  • NATO General Auto Insurance Agent which presided over a € 200,000 portfolio
  • Maintained and controlled all facets of self-operated office environment, as well as management of the agency's website
  • Increased customer traffic by cross-selling additional services and products such as liability/household insurance, loan brokerage, sale of cellular telephones, and internet access through Gigabell AG
Jul 1993 - Jul 1997

F-15/F-16 Avionics Systems Technician

United States Air Force (Reserves: 1998-2007)
  • Responsible for trouble-shooting, inspecting and repair of fighter aircraft avionics and electrical systems
  • Coordinated and controlled special projects and events which were time essential and critical in nature
  • Initiated directives for faster and safer maintenance techniques
  • Proficiently maintained and supervised over highly sensitive materials and information


  • Perform well under stress
  • Energetic, professional, with a strong work ethic
  • Unwavering client focus
  • Strong ability to quickly learn and comprehend complex and detailed tasks
  • Thorough working knowledge of PC operating platforms and MS Office suite software, as well as general familiarity with Olympic, Bloomberg, and related financial programs
  • Thrive in chaotic and hectic work environments