Regional Exchange Connectivity Lead, APAC, Jan 2009 – Oct 2009
- Responsible for supporting and enhancing exchange connectivity platform covering Asia-Ex, Japan and Australia markets.
- Senior IT escalation point for all support issues for regional exchange connectivity.
Head Of IT Equities India, Feb 2008 – Dec 2008
- Responsible for end-to-end delivery of technology to support Cash Equities India desk.
- Point of contact for managing technology requests for Equities India business. IT escalation point for all support issues.
- Delivered Cash Single Stock OMS, Direct Market Access and Direct Algorithm Access to India Markets. Implemented front to back STP to improve efficiency and help increase volumes
Build Manager for Enterprise Information Systems (EIS), Feb 2007 – Feb 2008
- Responsible for delivery of reference and market data solutions for Investment Bank from India location.
- Built a team of 20 members covering plan, build, operate and shared services functions.
Build Manager for Client Order Management System, May 2006 – Feb 2007
- Lead a 12-member team distributed across Houston and Pune to build Client Order Management System for Cash Equities business.
- Provided Functional and Technical architecture guidance.
Build Manager for Cash Equities (June 2004 - May 2006)
- Managed a team of 9 developers to build a Direct Market Access (DMA) product to US markets comprising FIX client connectivity, order management system and exchange connectivity.
- Successfully implemented functionally rich client connectivity layer helping business onboard clients in few hours (compared to 20 days prior to the system rollout).
Client Connectivity Analyst Developer (Feb 2001 - June 2004)
- Worked as consultant, member of a development team to build a Direct Market Access and Single Stock Trading application using Fidessa order management system. Played roles of developer, Tester, SCM support, environment support and desk-aligned production support.
- Deployed very first FIX electronic client connectivity system for the firm.
- Played the role of middleware specialist, environment support and software configuration management to the team.