SunGard today announced that Ralston Roberts has joined its BRASS business unit as SVP, Product Management.
Mr. Roberts was most recently chief technology officer for Wells Fargo Securities, where he was responsible for selecting and implementing technology solutions for the firm's trading operations and for overseeing vendor relationships, among other things.
Prior to that, he was trading desk application manager at Robertson Stephens, where he was responsible for supporting both in-house and third-party equity trading systems and involved in designing a proprietary solution for listed and sales traders.
Mr. Roberts also previously was a technical business analyst at Franklin Templeton. Mr. Roberts's responsibilities at SunGard's BRASS will include shaping both the tactical and strategic direction of the BRASS solution suite, exploring integration opportunities across product lines, and defining new product offerings to enhance the BRASS solution suite.