Throughout his career, Brian has materially improved many Fixed Income organizations with technology. In both front office and software roles, he has gained a deep understanding of Fixed Income's technology landscape and its opportunities.
Most recently, Brian ran Product Management at Codestreet. There, he was the creator of the Codestreet Dealer Pool, the first dark pool in Fixed Income and developed many solutions. Prior, he traded and sold a variety of asset classes in both cash bonds and CDS at sellside and buyside firms including Gleacher, BNY Capital Markets and Bank of America.
Mike has been creating software for nearly 25 years, and for the past 12 has been instrumental in developing innovative tools for the fixed income market.
His broad range of successes include portfolio management systems, interactive data visualization tools, illiquid debt pricing models, large scale data management tools and real-time data insight tools, all delivered on demand through a secure, responsive SaaS model. Many of his applications are used on a daily basis by the world's top banks.
Throughout his extensive capital markets career, David has been a pioneer in creating innovative solutions for real world difficulties and in finding novel ways to resolve clients’ problems. He has done this as a fixed income strategist, researcher, portfolio manager, valuation and sales executive for a series of world-class organizations.
Most recently, David was a co-founder of BVAL, Bloomberg’s leading evaluated pricing service for bonds and derivatives. Prior, he built successful fixed income portfolio management, sales, trading and analytics businesses that spanned the full spectrum of asset classes, strategies and functions at firms such as Merrill Lynch, Moody’s, Drexel Burnham Lambert and Daiwa. He also has been an adjunct professor of finance at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and at the Columbia Business School, as well as in the Financial Engineering Program at NYU’s Tandon School of Engineering. David has published chapters in several financial textbooks, as well as articles and white papers in the field.