GL TRADE, the global provider of front to back solutions for international financial institutions has appointed Christian Ulrich HAAS as Sales Director for the FERMAT business line. Heâs based in Frankfurt, Germany.
31, Haas joins GL TRADE from Misys Risk Management Systems where he had been Regional Director CEE for 2 years, being responsible for selling Market, Credit, Operational Risk, Basel II and ALM Solutions within the financial world. Before joining Misys, he had been Head of Sales at SunGard Data Systems in Germany, where he established and sold SunGard ALM solutions.
Prior to that, he held sales positions at Deutsche Bank AG and Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein.
Patrice de Berranger, Head of GL TRADE â Fermat Risk Management Business Line, commented:
âAfter a very successful year in 2005 with the new acquisition of Fermat Basel II and ALM clients like ABN AMRO, RZB or EUROHYPO, we see this senior recruitment of Christian as a huge opportunity to extend the excellent Fermat Suite package to new clientsâ
Commenting his new role, Christian U. Haas says, âI am delighted to be joining GL TRADE and it is a pleasure to accept this important role as the company continues to grow its market leadership position in the risk management marketplaceâ.
FERMAT offers Risk Monitoring and Compliance Software for the global banking industry with a dual focus on Credit Risk â Basel II and ALM. FERMAT already serves more than 100 financial entities worldwide. GL TRADE is the exclusive distributor of FERMAT in Germany and Austria.