Finn Christensen joins as executive managing director of the Aspen Hedge team. Mr. Christensen has extensive executive management experience in the industry, and has worked with a number of prominent firms. He was most recently vice president and global head of sales for IQ Financial Systems. Prior to IQ Financial, Mr. Christensen was vice-president of sales and business development for DataSynapse. Finn also has held positions as global head of marketing and managing director of Asia Pacific for C-ATS Software, a publicly held trading and risk management provider, which was acquired by Misys. Christensen also served as a principal and director of risk management and derivatives trading systems at Fusion Systems Group, Inc. in New York.
Finn Christensen states: "I am delighted to be associated with such a strong new product. There has already been an impressive response from the market. I believe that, in Aspen Hedge, FNX have responded to market requirements to build the most comprehensive buy-side ASP solution available."
Farid Naib, FNXâs CEO says: "We are delighted to welcome someone with Finnâs skills and experience to the Aspen Hedge team. During his 15 years of experience in the industry, Mr. Christensen has held a variety of roles ranging from development to market to sales. Mr. Christensen brings a deep understanding of the market place and is an ideal choice to head up Aspen Hedge. "
FNX is planning to announce other new hires for the management team of Aspen Hedge shortly.