Based in New York, Richard (Rick) began his career in the institutional brokerage industry in 1988. He has serviced all aspects of the institutional investment community, including registered investment advisors, hedge funds, mutual funds, public and private pension funds as well as the sell-side broker community.
During his career, Rick has provided a wide array of services and technology on a consultative basis including a variety of fundamental, quantitative and technical research, data systems, technology, compliance, and infrastructure. He has worked in both domestic and international markets supporting a variety of investment strategies and vehicles to assist in organizing and assessing data and providing the appropriate tools to execute strategies.
Most recently he has been evaluating and providing a range of big data products to the capital markets. Rick has worked for Lynch, Jones & Ryan (Citibank subsidiary), Hoenig & Co. (now ITG), Credit Agricole, Knight Capital Group and LaBranche (now Cowen & Co). He has spoken at industry conferences on a wide range of topics affecting the institutional marketplace.
Rick is a graduate of Seton Hall University and holds a B.A. in Political Science. He also holds Series 7, 24 and 63 securities licenses.