LMRKTS, a Capitolis company, is a leading provider of optimization and compression services that help financial institutions manage derivatives exposures.

LMRKTS contributes to the stability of the financial system by reducing various types of risk and costs for its clients. Since the launch of its first commercial service in 2016, LMRKTS’ suite of services has eliminated trillions of dollars of obligations between some of the world’s largest financial institutions. LMRKTS was founded by former traders and technologists who saw an inefficiency in short term risk management and has received investment from The World Bank and Motive Partners.

Hilary Park

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Prior to LMRKTS, Ms. Park worked as a proprietary trader at Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse for over 8 years. She was one of the first credit analysts for Marathon Asset Management, a fund whose assets under management grew 50 times during her 5 year tenure. Hilary graduated from Princeton University summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa in Theoretical Mathematics. She obtained the Wilmott Quantitative Finance Certificate in 2007.

Milos Marinkovic

Chief Information Officer

Mr. Marinkovic brings over 25 years of finance industry experience to the team. Prior to LMRKTS, he was a Vice President at Goldman Sachs managing a global team focused on strategic transformation and change projects across operations. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Milos was a Senior Managing Consultant with IBM Global Services, Capital Markets practice providing advisory services to numerous global buy-side and sell-side institutions. Prior to that Milos worked on strategic initiatives for the discount brokerage business at the Bank of Montreal in Canada. Milos also spent 7 years as a pension/benefits actuarial consultant to numerous leading Canadian corporations. Milos holds an MBA from Indiana University and a BSc. in Actuarial Science from the University of Toronto.

Sandeep Karkera

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Prior to joining LMRKTS, Mr. Karkera worked at Susquehanna for six years where he helped build the firm’s Program Trading System, handling large volumes of equity transactions in a low latency environment. He also designed and developed Standard and Poor’s Index Computation Engine (SPICE). He received his Masters in Finance from Temple University and a B.S. in Electronics Engineering from University of Mumbai.

Neil Monaghan

Head of Operations

Mr. Monaghan brings over 25 years of finance industry experience to the team. Prior to joining LMRKTS, he spent seven years at CitiGroup where he held several senior positions in their Futures & OTC Clearing business; building the OTC clearing product into a global multi-asset industry leader. Prior to joining Citi Neil built and ran the Credit Intermediation business at Morgan Stanley which allowed buyside firms to seamlessly match trades across the US and Europe giving them the ability to optimize their margin posted to the prime broker. He also spent ten years at Lehman in their Fixed Income operations groups, building their Asian Rates and Credit Middle Office and developing a unique platform to allow clients to receive a consolidated view of their risk across their counterparties. Neil graduated from the University of Scranton with a BS in Finance.

R. Paige Orr

Head of Sales, International

Prior to joining LMRKTS, Mr. Orr was the Managing Principal of a private family office focused on alternative credit. Before launching the family office in 2014, Mr. Orr was a Managing Director in Emerging Markets Fixed Income Sales and helped build several top-ranked institutional client businesses at Standard Chartered Bank, Barclays Capital and Deutsche Bank in the US, Europe and Asia. Mr. Orr began his career in finance as a graduate at Bankers Trust Company in New York in 1995. Paige graduated magna cum laude from Connecticut College with a double BA in Economics (Honors) and International Relations (Honors and Distinction) and earned the Toor Cummings CISLA certificate.

Sofiane Nait-Saidi

Head of Strategy

Prior to joining LMRKTS in February 2019, Mr. Nait Saidi was a Director at Credit Suisse where he ran the global Solutions Market Risk and Capital Modeling team in the risk modelling division as well as led various key strategic initiatives aiming at enhancing and optimizing the bank’s capital usage. Prior to that, Sofiane was a Director at the London Clearing House (part of the London Stock Exchange) where he was in charge of Product Development in the FX division. At LCH, he launched the first cleared OTC FX liquidity pool across the largest FX dealers and buy-side participants. Sofiane started his career at Murex where he spent nearly 9 years designing and implementing innovative quantitative risk and trading solutions for both sell-side and buy-side institutions across Europe and the Americas. Sofiane holds a Master in Engineering from Ecole Centrale (Marseille) and a Master in Finance from SKEMA Business School (Nice). He’s a certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM).

Jason Roan

CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

Prior to joining LMRKTS, Mr. Roan held multiple senior roles at UBS AG, he was a direct report to the Divisional Chief Operating Officer and worked closely with the Group Chief Technology Officer, and other senior executives to drive strategy and decisions for the bank. Jason was responsible for all financial aspects of the division, including: budget forecasting and planning, recruitment of personnel, and management reporting and analytics. He also supported the Head of IT Research and Development with planning around innovation for the firm including: business case review, tracking of financials, and tracking of benefits. Jason has a Bachelors of Business Administration from the Hankamer School of Business at Baylor University. He also holds two Masters degrees: Masters of Business Administration in Finance from Auburn University, and Masters of International Management from Portland State University.

LMRKTS is a Capitolis company.

LMRKTS provides optimization and compression services that helps financial institutions manage derivatives exposures. Together with Capitolis, LMRKTS' suite of services has eliminated trillions of dollars of obligations between some of the world’s largest financial institutions

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