Posted Fri 26 Oct 2018
We are delighted to announce that Jeff Powers and Joe Anastasio have joined the TORI New York team. Both bring a wealth of Financial Services and consulting experience - especially their extensive operational industry insight.
Jeff has over 25 years of experience in Enterprise Sales, Global Account Management and Sales Management supporting transformation solutions for financial institutions. Prior to joining TORI, Jeff was a Senior Vice President at FITS Consulting responsible for Sales and Marketing for middle and back-office platform conversion and integration solutions. Before that, he spent 8 years as a Partner with Capco responsible for Northeast sales and managing their largest Global clients. He also spent 11 years as a Global Client Solutions Director with EMC Consulting, focused on management consulting and business transformation solutions. Jeff managed a global team responsible for the transformation and delivery of customer solutions in disciplines in Managed Services, Disaster Recovery, Business Continuance, Virtualization, Data-Center Consolidation, Customer Experience, Business Process and Application Development. As a senior leader he held key management positions specializing in electronic trading, the first dark pool of liquidity for listed, OTC, and Osaka stock exchanges as well as the leading market data distribution platform for the major trading floors on Wall Street. Jeff started his career at IBM where he spent 9 years transforming market data platforms with ADP BISG and Quotron. At TORI Jeff will be responsible for Business Development and management of our global and regional financial institutions, focusing on strategic transformation solutions.
Joe has over 40 years of experience in Financial Services - 19 years as Executive Partner at Capco where he was responsible for the startup and build of Capco’s North American business. He managed the growth of Capco’s business from a hand full of Industry experts to over 1,000 consulting professionals and several hundred million in revenue. Joe has extensive Industry business knowledge in all aspects of Financial Services. Prior to Capco he managed global operations and compliance/control for JPMorgan for 7 years. Joe was a senior Managing partner at Salomon Brothers for 22 years where he managed over 1,300 professionals in Salomon’s global operations and support technology groups worldwide. Joe served as a member and Chairman of SIA (SIFMA) for over 20 years. He led the Industry efforts to reduce Operations risks and post-trade process improvements. He also served as a Board Member of EuroClear, Clearstream, DTCC, MBSCC, and the MSRB. Joe was very active with the SEC, NYSE and the NASDR in the development of new regulations designed to improve the safety and soundness of the financial markets. At TORI Joe will focus on bringing innovative next-generation solutions to clients. Solutions that will help them be ready for the major changes coming in the financial markets changes that will require a more intense focus on cost reduction, enterprise risk management and controls and client service excellence.
TORI New York was our first international location in 2015 and has been growing since then. New York is our North America base and from there we work with Financial Services institutions across the Americas - with a particular focus on Regulatory Compliance and Operational Excellence. Joe and Jeff join recent new joiners Alan Sutherland and Keri Gardner, as we look to deliver against ambitious growth plans for the US market.