Quantifi, a leading provider of analytics, trading and risk management solutions for the global OTC markets, today announced the appointment of Bruno Piers de Raveschoot.
An accomplished senior executive with over 20 years of experience within financial services technology companies across Europe, Asia and North America, Mr. Raveschoot joins Quantifi as Head of EMEA out of the London office and will serve as a member of the management committee.
"Bruno has long been a leading figure in the financial technology space and, considering his tremendous track record, is a great addition to the Quantifi team. We are focused on rapidly growing our customer base across EMEA and Bruno's wealth of experience and relationships gives Quantifi a competitive edge," comments Rohan Douglas, CEO at Quantifi. "As demonstrated by our 40% growth in EMEA revenue for 2012, we have performed extremely well in the region and Bruno will be a key asset to Quantifi as we look to further build on that momentum."
Mr. Raveschoot was most recently President EMEA and APAC at NICE Actimize where he was responsible for establishing the entire European operation; Actimize was acquired by NICE in 2007 for around $282 million. Prior to Actimize, Mr. Raveschoot was VP Europe at Poet and VP Business Development at CSFB.
"Quantifi is a unique and exciting company that is well positioned to capitalise on the period of change and opportunity in the OTC markets. Recognised for its ability to stay ahead of the rapid pace of market evolution, Quantifi is renowned for delivering sophisticated solutions that reduce clients' operational costs and increase their business flexibility while providing first-to-market support for the latest regulatory and market innovations," explains Mr. Raveschoot. "I am thrilled to join Quantifi at such an exciting time and look forward to working with an extremely talented team as we continue to further expand our footprint across EMEA."
Mr. Raveschoot holds a Masters in Corporate Finance from the University of Dallas and a Masters in Investment Banking from the London Business School.