Axioma Appoints Technology Veteran Mark Traudt, Bolstering Leadership Team
Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
- Leading industry executive joins as Head of Product Engineering
Axioma, a leading provider of enterprise market risk and portfolio management solutions, has brought on board industry veteran Mark Traudt as Managing Director and Head of Product Engineering. His role will be to further Axioma’s leadership role in financial technology innovation.
Sebastian Ceria, Chief Executive Officer of Axioma, notes, “Industry-leading technology is at the heart of all that we do. Bringing on someone of Mark’s caliber speaks to our mission: delivering products and services that are transformational to our clients.”
Traudt’s main objective will be advancing the technology of Axioma’s full suite of products in addition to driving the development of new capabilities. He will report to Chief Operating Officer Ian Webster.
Traudt joins Axioma from risk analytics firm Quantifi, Inc. where he had been Chief Technology Officer since 2003. In his role, he was responsible for technology and architecture of Quantifi Risk, the firm’s risk management solution. Prior to that, he was a Vice President at Goldman, Sachs & Co. in Global Equity Derivatives including ING Barings, Sumitomo Bank Capital Markets, and Kidder Peabody.
Traudt is a graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering.
Axioma is a leading provider of enterprise risk management, portfolio construction, and risk and regulatory reporting solutions that offer incomparable insights into the constantly evolving state of risk. Financial institutions worldwide rely on Axioma’s sophisticated suite of tools and flexible open platform technology to unify the view of risk across front, middle and back office functions, helping to drive efficiency and bring transparency to performance. Axioma has received numerous accolades for its innovative technology, which serves as the centerpiece of its clients’ risk management strategy. In 2016, its enterprise risk management solution, Axioma Risk, was named Best Buy-Side Risk/Portfolio Analytics Product at the Buy-Side Technology Awards and the Best Innovative Solution at the L’Agefi AMtech Day Awards. Axioma was also included on the Chartis RiskTech100® 2017, a ranking of the world’s most significant risk and compliance technology companies. Axioma is headquartered in New York, with offices throughout Europe and Asia-Pacific. The Axioma logos and product brands are trademarks/service marks of Axioma, Inc. For more information please visit www.axioma.com. Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.