In this newly-created position, Dr. Zerbs will oversee all customer-facing and field-focused activities, including sales, marketing and professional services. Dr. Zerbs holds several degrees including a Ph.D. in Economics and a MBA in Finance. In his career at the firm, he has been responsible for the strategic direction and conceptual development of all Algorithmics software, including the design and marketing efforts for most of the company’s risk management products. In a related development and as part of a company reorganization, the responsibilities of Yaacov Mutnikas — appointed Chief Technology Officer in February, 2001 — were expanded beyond software development to include the research, financial architecture and engineering, and product management/architecture functions.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
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A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.