Business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) has recruited pricing and risk management specialist, Mark Findlay, as the Global Head of its Financial Risk Analytics business. Based in London, Findlay will report to Chief Technology Officer and Chief Data Scientist, Yaacov Mutnikas, and will lead the business.
With more than 25 years of experience in global markets, consulting and financial risk solutions services, Findlay joins IHS Markit from TLG, a specialist risk management consultancy in London, where he served as a Partner. Previously, Findlay held chief operating officer positions in financial markets trading and quantitative risk management roles at ABN AMRO, UBS, BAML. He was also the capital management programme director of global markets at HSBC.
Commenting on the addition of Findlay to the team, Mutnikas said, “We are thrilled to welcome Mark as the new Global Head of Financial Risk Analytics, where his deep risk management experience for asset managers and banks will help us grow the business further. As a former long-standing customer of our risk analytics and data services, he will be well-positioned to oversee our product innovation plans so that we continue to provide our customers with best-in-class risk analytics solutions.”
Financial Risk Analytics from IHS Markit provides firms with enterprise-wide risk management solutions, including an award-winning FRTB solution and a solution for CCR/xVA.