We created technology to make it your passion, too.
We've combined years of experience from the leading firms on Wall Street to create a powerful and beautiful technology solution for the unique workflows of our industry.
The unrivaled ease and unmatched efficiency of our technology makes derivatives a viable option for a wider array of organizations. With hundreds of clients and billions of notional under management, the complexities of regulatory compliance or hedge accounting are a thing of the past.
We see ourselves as partners, bringing our experience to help financial institutions, private equity firms, corporate and commercial end users, and buy-side clients manage their over-the-counter interest rate and FX derivative transactions.
Our team is comprised of derivative industry veterans with experience at the world's largest capital market firms including: Wells Fargo, ABN AMRO, Bank of America, Barclays, CIBC, AIG, and more.
Capital markets experts with the know-how to make your derivative program a success.
Co-Founder / Co-CEO
Pradeep is Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Pradeep was with Wells Fargo where he joined as the Head of Bank Coverage in 2006. Pradeep has also worked at ABN AMRO Bank, Societe Generale and U.S. Bank in various capital markets capacities.
Steve is Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Steve was with Wells Fargo. Steve’s experience includes 7 years of direct corporate and commercial derivative sales coverage, and 11 years of derivative sales management and business leadership. Steve began his career at Chase Manhattan Bank in New York.
John is the Chief Technology Officer of Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, John was with Wells Fargo in its Financial Products group for six years where he managed the technology team supporting the derivatives businesses. John has also worked at Calypso Technology, Integral Development and Societe Generale, where he held various management positions.
Chief Growth Officer
Zack is the Chief Growth Officer at Derivative Path, Inc. following 8 years as its Head of Business Development. Prior to this, Zack was at Wells Fargo Securities, marketing interest rate risk management solutions to banks, credit unions, and non-bank financial institutions.
Chief Product Officer
Frank is the Chief Product Officer at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Frank spent seven years at Wells Fargo in a variety of trading and technology roles. Frank has also worked at Keybank where he managed the Interest Rates Derivatives trading desk. Prior to KeyBank, Frank was a Systems Engineer at Ashland Chemical, Inc.
Head of Sales and Structuring
Chris is the Head of Sales and Structuring at Derivative Path, Inc. Chris has over 27 years of experience in capital markets and commercial banking. Prior to joining the team, Chris managed the interest rate and commodity derivatives business for CIBC Bank USA from 2008 – 2018. Chris began his career at J.P. Morgan in New York.
Head of Business Development
Tom brings nearly 20 years of capital markets experience in foreign exchange and interest rate derivatives sales and trading. Prior to this, Tom began the interest rate derivatives sales and trading business for Wells Fargo in Hong Kong and expanded their cash and derivatives offerings. Most recently, he marketed fx payment, hedging and workflow solutions at PNC Bank.
Head of FX Sales and Strategy
Darsh is the Head of FX Sales and Strategy at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Darsh had various strategic advisory roles in the FX and FinTech cross border payments space, following 13 years as Head of Global Markets for Bank of Ireland US. Darsh has worked at American Express New York and London, Fleet/BankBoston Singapore and Boston, and Chase Manhattan Bank.
Head of Private Equity
Brett is the Head of Private Equity at Derivative Path. Prior to this, Brett spent 6 years in the Global Markets group of Hudson Advisors, where he was responsible for derivatives and capital markets activities related to the global private equity investments of Lone Star Funds and advising other global financial sponsors on their derivatives activities.
Head of Software Sales
Michael is the Head of Software Sales at Derivative Path, Inc. Michael brings over 30 years’ experience in client facing roles in derivatives markets, primarily in interest rate swaps and FX. Prior to joining the team, Michael was Global Head of Sales and Relationship Management at TriOptima, which focused on reducing post trade risks and costs for OTC derivative portfolios.
General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Melanie is General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Melanie spent 11 years at AIG Global Capital Markets where she worked in the legal department; then, she later served as Chief Compliance Officer.
Vice President of Engineering
Jake is the Vice President of Engineering at Derivative Path, Inc. Jake has almost 30 years of experience managing high performing software development teams. Prior to joining the team, Jake was at Billtrust, a Fintech in the Invoicing and Payments space, and at Principia Partners, a Fintech providing solutions for the structured finance and capital markets.
Head of Finance
Kurt is the Head of Finance at DerivativePath, Inc. Prior to this, Kurt was the Head of Finance at Clearpool, a FinTech providing technology solutions to institutional equity investors. Clearpool sold to Bank of Montreal. Before Clearpool, Kurt co-founded EHB Capital and was a Senior Advisor at Ernst and Young.
Customer Relationship Manager
Maggie is the Customer Relationship Manager at Derivative Path, Inc. She brings 20 years of working experience in the capital markets industry. Prior to joining the firm, Maggie spent 14 years at Wells Fargo Securities providing technology solutions across Front to Back office users. She also worked at Calypso Technology and TD Securities where she held various different capital markets related roles.
Sales and Structuring Specialist
Frank is a Sales and Structuring Specialist at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to joining the team, Frank worked at Barclays Capital for eight years where he started within equity financing, and then shifted to coverage of the interest rate derivative sales desk.
Isaac is a Sales and Structuring Specialist at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Isaac spent five years at MFS Investment Management supporting execution of fixed income, currency and equity derivatives. Isaac also spent time in MFS’s portfolio risk and technology teams.
Rhea is a Sales and Structuring Specialist at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to joining the team, Rhea worked at Barclays Bank PLC for just over a year supporting the interest rate derivative sales desk.
Brian is a Sales and Structuring Specialist at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to joining the team, Brian was a founding employee and Vice President at USAmeriBank in Clearwater, FL where he served initially as a Commercial Real Estate Lending Officer and later as a Capital Markets Strategist. During his tenure, Brian built a very successful derivatives sales business for the bank.
Ramon Rodriguez is a Sales and Structuring Specialist. Ramon's previous professional experience spans financial markets and technology. He spent over a decade working in derivative sales at regional and global banks, including CIBC and ABN AMRO. More recently, Ramon designed and built technology solutions for startups in the healthcare and hospitality industries.
Chris Lubanski is a Sales and Structuring Specialist. Prior to this, Chris was at Wells Fargo's Corporate and Investment Bank within the Financial Institutions Group covering the Bank, Insurance, Asset Management, and Market Structure industries in both portfolio management and relationship management roles.
Head of Derivative Accounting
Robert is Derivative Path’s Head of Derivative Accounting. Prior to this, Rob spent over 25 years as Managing Director with Bank of America. Rob has also worked at Bloomberg and GFM Solutions. Rob has expertise in accounting, taxation, hedging and financing strategies.
Hedge Accounting Specialist
Von is a Hedge Accounting Specialist at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Von was at Wells Fargo Securities helping institutional, large corporate, and commercial clients understand accounting and design considerations for their strategic hedging programs encompassing interest rate, FX, and commodity exposures for 13 years.
Tom is a Hedge Accounting Specialist at Derivative Path. Prior to this Tom Spent 20+ years at Wells Fargo and JP Morgan Chase in a variety of Hedge Accounting and Capital Markets Sales roles. Tom has expertise in accounting, options, and hedging and financing strategies.
Mark is a Operations Manager at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Mark worked at BMO Capital Markets N.A. in Chicago, where he spent over 10 years as a Derivative Operations Specialist covering financial institution clients.
Senior Counsel and Compliance Officer
Rachel is Senior Counsel and Compliance Officer at Derivatives Path, Inc. Prior to this Rachel worked at KeyBank National Association in Cleveland, OH, where she spent over 6 years as Contracts and Regulatory Manager covering the Foreign Exchange desk and the Enterprise Payments vertical.
Head of Design and UX
Jeff is the Head of Design and UX at Derivative Path, Inc. Jeff has been designing and building software products for over two decades. Prior to joining the team, Jeff spent seven years as Product Experience Director at Denver startup Closely, Inc. Most recently, he was Lead Experience Designer and co-manager of Acclaro Design.
User Interface Design Manager
Adrienne is the User Interface Design Manager at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Adrienne worked at Integral Development Inc. starting as a Software Engineer then moving to User Interface Design Manager.
FX Product Manager
Cesar is an FX Product Manager at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Cesar spent over 13 years at Wells Fargo in a variety of FX roles, most recently project managing domestic FI clients in integrating FX rate services and settlement to Wells Fargo, Cesar worked for Washington Mutual Bank as a Sr. Personal Banker a couple of years after starting his career as an Electrical Engineer.
Gayathri is an Application Developer at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Gayathri was with Wells Fargo for about four years developing software systems for the Financial Products group. Gayathri started her career with Ford Motor Company in India where she worked in various roles including application development.
Bruce is an Application Developer at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Bruce spent over three years at Wells Fargo as an Applications System Engineer in the Wells Fargo Securities department. Prior to Wells Fargo, Bruce worked for various companies in the insurance, health and educational industries, and also as an independent contractor.
Robert Eisenberg is an Application Developer at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Robert has worked in consulting on application systems and the Microsoft stack for over 30 years. His clients have included the Federal Reserve Bank, American Automobile Association (AAA), Covered California. He has authored and coauthored multiple books and was a Microsoft BizTalk Server MVP for 4 years.
Hussain Zaidi is an Application Developer at Derivative Path, Inc. Hussain has fifteen plus years’ experience in the Healthcare industry doing agile development using Microsoft stack.
Dan Arena is an application developer at Derivative Path, Inc. Before that, Dan has served as a developer, tech lead, and architect at several companies across multiple industries. He received his B.S. with honors in Computer Science from West Chester University of Pennsylvania in 2011. Graduating with a minor in Web Development, the NSTISSI Security Cert, and receiving the Department Award for Outstanding Scholarship.
Nick is an Application Developer at Derivative Path. He has over 15 years of experience building business-critical systems in the Fintech industry at eMoney Advisor, IBM, and Algorithmics. He has occupied a variety of positions, including full-stack developer, Tech Lead, and Engineering Coach.
Rich oversees all of our Information Technology and DevOps functions at Derivative Path, Inc. His technology leadership experience over the past 20 years spans a broad spectrum of industries from FinTech, Government, and Healthcare. Most recently Rich was the Vice President of IT at Billtrust, a FinTech AR automation provider.
Devin is an Infrastructure Engineer at Derivative Path, Inc. He brings over 15 years of on-premise infrastructure, cloud, and engineering expertise for SaaS organizations in numerous industries, including FinTech and Healthcare. Prior to Derivative Path, Devin was the Infrastructure Team Lead at Billtrust, a FinTech AR provider.
Brad is a Software Architect at Derivative path. Brad has just over 20 years of experience as a full-stack developer and software architect and most recently worked for Afterman Software, a consultancy specializing in distributed systems architecture. In recent years Brad has focused on mastering and applying the skills to help teams transform their systems into distributed cloud-native systems.
Ivaylo is a financial engineer at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Ivaylo received rigorous financial quantitative training while attaining his Master of Financial Engineering degree from Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley. During the MFE program he interned for Atlas Capital Advisors where he was in charge of automating the portfolio optimization process.
Qian is a Financial Engineer at Derivative Path. Prior to this, Qian worked at MUFG America's Model Risk Management department as a model risk manager. Qian has expertise in implementing and validating derivative pricing models and risk models across asset classes. Prior to MUFG, Qian worked for OpenLink Financial.
Pablo is a financial engineer at Derivative Path, Inc. Prior to this, Pablo received his master’s in Computational Decision Science and Operation Research focused in quantitative finance from Illinois Tech and his master’s in General Engineering from Polytechnique of Madrid.
We are pleased to have raised $35 million in our first outside institutional round (Series B) from FTV Capital, a leading growth focused private equity firm, fueling further expansion of our technology platform and diversification of our service offering and client base.
Our board comprises Pradeep Bhatia, Steve Hawk, and John Fleming from Derivative Path along with Rob Anderson and Brent Fierro from FTV Capital.
We’ve teamed up with the best in the industry to bring you world class software and services.