Axioma, a leading global provider of decision support, risk analysis and portfolio rebalancing tools for the financial services industry, today announced that Ron Perez has joined the company as Vice President for Product Management and Strategy.
"Ron is an outstanding addition to our management team," said Sebastian Ceria, Chief Executive Officer of Axioma. "His acute focus on customer needs, combined with a talent for delivering products and product extensions to meet those specific needs, will play an important role as Axioma continues to expand the scope of its growing portfolio of products to customers worldwide."
Perez was previously with Thomson Financial since 2003, where he was responsible for the development of the Desktop Analytics Products in the Investment Management Division. Most recently he directed the development of Thomson Reuters Spreadsheet Link, the firm's next generation Excel Add-in. As part of this effort, he played a leading role to create WebQA, Thomson Reuters strategic platform for hosted applications targeted at analysts and portfolio managers. Prior to this, he managed the launch of Thomson ONE Investment Management, the firm's flagship product for the Investment Management Division, and had overseen the development of Thomson ONE Portfolio for performance attribution and profiling.
Before Thomson, Perez spent eight years as Product Manager for Baseline, an equity analysis tool for portfolio managers. While there he led numerous product-expansion initiatives and helped to create and build Baseline's consulting services business unit.
Perez is a graduate of New York University, where he received his BA, MA and MBA degrees.