SuperDerivatives®, the benchmark for derivatives pricing and the leading provider of multi-asset front-office systems, risk management, revaluation and online options trading solutions, today announced the appointment of Chris Zingo as vice president sales and support for the Americas. Mr. Zingo will be based in the company’s Americas headquarters, in New York.
Before joining SuperDerivatives, Chris served as senior managing director for Thomson Financial’s Corporate Services Group in North America where he was responsible for sales and services for Thomson’s corporate customers. Prior to this, Chris was vice president of sales at Bloomberg LP, where he led the sales efforts for the company’s desktop, trading, and portfolio order management services. Chris began his career as a trader for Weiss Peck and Grier in New York.
“We have seen increased demand for our products and services in the North and Latin American markets, leading to our further expansion in these regions,” said Russel Levi, executive vice president and global head of sales, SuperDerivatives. “Chris brings to SuperDerivatives a proven track record building sales teams and driving revenue growth for major players in the financial services industry. His leadership will be instrumental in enabling us to continue to deliver superb solutions and services to our clients.”
Chris Zingo, vice president, sales and support, Americas, SuperDerivatives commented, “I am excited to be joining SuperDerivatives at this time as the company is in a prime position to address the acute industry need for accurate derivatives pricing and revaluation. Having served with world class organizations such as Thomson and Bloomberg, I see a great opportunity for SuperDerivatives to fortify its position as a leading technology and service provider for the derivatives market.”
SuperDerivatives’ products and services are used by numerous companies from both the buy and sell side. Its real-time pricing platforms are used by most banks around the world, as well as numerous corporations, asset managers, hedge funds, auditors and official institutions. SuperDerivatives’ Revaluation service is used by numerous banks, hedge funds, asset managers, fund administrators and auditors and is considered by many as the most accurate service in the market due to its leading combination of productivity, accuracy and coverage.
The SuperDerivatives’ benchmark option pricing model is the only publicly available and market tested model whose accuracy in generating real market prices for all types of derivatives has been proven and validated continuously for several years.