In this newly created role at RFA, Mr. Croxall will direct the operation of a virtual CTO client consultancy in addition to developing new products and service offerings for RFAâs technology and business development teams. He will also focus on business processes and strategic development for RFA.
Mr. Croxall is an 18-year IT veteran specializing in banking and trading environments and has a proven track record managing multi-million dollar global technology programs.
âJulian is a great addition to the RFA team. He brings excellent technical credentials and strong people skills to his new role as Director of Client Consulting,â says Richard Fleischman, President of RFA. âJulianâs many accomplishments in the banking and trading environments â combined with a deep knowledge of institutional banking â will be a tremendous asset to the continued development of RFAâs technology initiatives.â
Most recently, he held a senior technology management position at Merrill Lynch M Integration in New York where he directed technology for three multi-billion dollar hedge fund startups and a fund administrator, as well as Merrill Lynchâs proprietary acquisitions, mergers, investments and divestitures.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Croxall held several technology management positions across Europe and North America at Credit Suisse First Boston and Morgan Stanley and founded two successful small businesses that provided technology services and application development to other industry sectors including telecoms, manufacturing, media and advertising.
âJulian is an accomplished industry veteran from Merrill Lynch who played a key role in the development of successful multi-billion dollar hedge funds. His industry knowledge and vast business experience will provide strategic guidance to our growing client base and reinforce RFAâs position as the vendor of choice for firms in the alternative asset space,â says Don Previti, Director of Business Development at RFA.