Management Team

Tom McNerney - Chairman

Experienced Investor, Director and Mentor in fin tech, data and quantitative finance. Co-founder of Markit Ltd and former head of Analytics and Operations / Head of Singapore Office 10 years experience in financial data and valuations, 10 years experience in derivatives trading, risk management and valuation.

Sandeep Dhingra - Chief Executive Officer

Engineer Graduate with 18+ years of experience in Investment Banking. He has been part of Credit Fixed Income in Barclays Capital, Credit Suisse, DLJ and UBS. He joined Markit as a start up and founded Markit India. Developed Credit Derivatives and Fixed Income product offering.

Tony McLaren - Product Director

Tony joined FactEntry in 2012 to focus on strategic partnership and business development. With a focus on delivering products and consultancy tailored to client requirements, Tony has over 25 years of experience specialising in buy-side and sell-side debt capital markets. Prior to joining FactEntry, Tony was Product Director of Perfect Information which was preceded by working at Thomson Reuters reference data products.

Dr Ivan Gabrijel - Chief Technologist

He is an entrepreneur and expert in machine learning, quantitative finance, and quantitative trading. Masterminds the pricing models and the design of sophisticated fixed income pricing engine. Played a pivotal role in the creation of real-time pricing in Markit Group Ltd, applying natural language processing and high-performance computing techniques. Has extensive experience on buy side with several hedge funds as a quantitative portfolio manager, trader, researcher, and consultant. Holds Ph.D in Machine Learning, Computer and Information Science.

Tharyan Koshi - Operations Director

He is a Charted Accountant by profession with 25+ years of corporate experience. He has been the General Manager and Company Secretary for a PLC. He is also the promoter for ECCMA India and Tess Data Solutions Ltd.

Ritesh Malhotra - Head Fixed Income

Post Graduate in Finance with 15+ years of experience in managing teams. Worked with the likes of Dell and Microsoft supporting hardware and software operations team. Extensive IT management experience. Handled operations in Markit for 4 years before joining FactEntry. Heading FactEntry product team. Guiding product development and operations team.

Andrew Howieson - Business Consultant

Andrew Howieson is an adviser to FactEntry, focusing on Market Development of the Comparable Bonds Benchmark Product and on Electronic Bond Trading initiatives generally. Andrew has extensive Banking and Capital Markets experience including 13 years with State Street where he headed Global Strategy and Development and launched a state of the art bond trading platform.