Calypso Technology Inc., a leading provider of capital markets and investment management software, announced it has appointed Olivier Vinciguerra as Managing Director of Sales in Northern Europe, based in London.
Prior to Calypso, Vinciguerra was a Global Sales Director at Misys where he covered several business lines in North and South America. He has held several management roles throughout his career including COO – North America at Sophis and was the founder of Velios, an online retail and travel business. Olivier studied at Paris’ ENSAE, earning a Master of Science in Financial Mathematics.
“Olivier brings a well-established and strong track record of driving sales and overall commercial activity in the Treasury and Capital Markets software industry for both Sell-Side and Asset Management,” said Calypso CEO, Pascal Xatart. “His highly-effective leadership style strikes the right balance of strategy, execution, and focus on people development, which is why I believe he will be a valuable addition to the Calypso team.”
“It’s a thrill,” said Vinciguerra, “and a great opportunity to steer a dynamic and innovative firm such as Calypso across the world’s leading financial centers. Both as an award-winning technology and as an inspired industry leader, Calypso is the ideal partner for financial institutions facing transformation and compliance challenges."
Calypso recently was recently awarded the 2016 Technology Provider of the Year by Asia Risk Magazine and was named a Leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Trading Platforms. Calypso is the #1 selling Treasury and Capital Markets Solution for the seventh year running in the 2016 IBS Sales League Table.
Calypso Technology, Inc. is a leading provider of cross-asset front-to-back technology solutions for financial markets. It provides customers with a single platform for consolidation, innovation and growth. With 19 years of experience delivering software and services for trading, risk management, processing and accounting, the Calypso solution helps bring simplicity to complex business and technology challenges. Calypso solutions address needs for the capital markets, investment management, clearing, collateral, treasury and liquidity. Clients can benefit from greater efficiency, improved risk management, better allocation of capital, faster regulatory compliance, quicker time to market and reduced Total Cost of Ownership. Calypso Technology offers solutions that improve reliability, adaptability and scalability.
Calypso is used by over 34,000 market professionals in over 60 countries representing more than 200 financial institutions across Asia, Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa. Calypso Technology has over 700 staff in 21 global offices, with headquarters in San Francisco, California.