David is the CEO of ClearCompress bringing extensive front to back knowledge of capital markets and derivatives as well as over 20 years industry experience across both the Sell and Buy side.
Most recently acting in a senior consulting capacity around Clearing Strategy and change, previously he was the COO of Fixed Income for Aberdeen Asset Management where he managed a $100bn AUM business as a CF1, sitting on the Risk committee and acting as a fiduciary director to a number of trading entities. During his career David also held senior positions at Deutsche Bank such as Global Head of Credit Derivative Operations and in his early career traded emerging market email@example.com
David is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of New Link Consulting and is responsible for Business Strategy as well as leading the Business Integration Practice. He has over 29 years’ experience working in the Financial Services Industry, covering all asset classes of derivatives and structured products. David has held key leadership roles at Bank of America and RBS. Before moving into consultancy, David was the head of derivative operations at RBS, globally responsible for all middle and back office operation teams.
David’s consulting experience emanates from Derivatives Consulting Group and Sapient Global Markets. David led Sapient’s Process Solutions and Global Markets divisions globally, which delivered innovative consulting solutions and operational services to clients. Alongside his client work, David has also been instrumental in executing the company’s strong growth and business firstname.lastname@example.org
Sandy is a Director of ClearCompress joining in June 2015 bringing extensive experience of capital markets, both in derivatives and post-trade infrastructure. He is also a Non-Executive Director of Lombard Risk Systems and Global Markets Exchange (GMEX).
Previously he was CEO of DTCC DerivSERV where he led the roll out of its Global Trade Repository in Europe and Asia, and before that CEO of New York Portfolio Clearing where he oversaw its development and successful sale to ICE. During his trading career at Societe Generale and Bank of America he was at the centre of several industry initiatives in clearing and market infrastructure, including development of the LCH Clearnet SwapClear system. He was Chairman of the OTC Derivnet Board from 2011 to email@example.com
Dan has been a Partner at New Link Consulting since January 2014 and is co-head of the Regulatory Practice. He has over 17 years’ experience in the financial markets. Having spent most of his career working in top tier investment banks including RBS, Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan Chase, Dan has led Change Management functions, as well as Middle office functions covering multiple asset classes (complex and vanilla).
Owing to the diversity of his background in Banking, Dan has excellent front to back business knowledge, in particular the processing of OTC Derivatives trades. His strengths also lie in his knowledge of project process and governance, and in practical programme and portfolio firstname.lastname@example.org
Claire is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of New Link Consulting and is responsible for Client Relationship Management and Delivery Oversight as well as leading the Risk and Control Practice. With 20 years’ industry experience in the Financial Services sector, she is an experienced change manager in delivering complex programmes as well as a recognised expert in operational risk and control.
Claire’s prior consultancy experience emanates from the Derivatives Consulting Group and Sapient Global Markets. There, Claire led the Business Consulting service which developed and delivered process solutions for clients.
Claire has held senior positions in a number of major Financial Services institutions, including the London Stock Exchange, JP Morgan and the Royal Bank of Scotland.email@example.com
Based in London, at the heart of the global Financial Services industry, New Link Consulting provides a comprehensive portfolio of consultancy services including buy-side, sell-side and market intermediaries. Innovation is at the heart of what we do. Our areas of expertise include Regulation, Operational Risk and Control, Process Improvement and Business Integration. Our technology-enabled services, such as ClearCompress, provide innovative solutions for industry-wide challenges. Solutions that benefit both our clients and the financial services sector as a whole.