FXA is a disruptive business model, providing transparency and risk-cost reduction. Our consultants have worked on the FX desks at leading financial institutions. They work under the radar, maintain industry contacts, and stay on top of trends and developments, to deliver timely FX analysis.
Ryan Bednarcik, Senior FX Consultant
Ryan's broad FX experience includes Goldman Sachs, Societe Generale and global FX market leader GAIN Capital. At GAIN he worked in an FX trade support capacity, supporting and managing the firm's growing retail and institutional client base. During his tenure at Goldman Sachs, Ryan worked directly for the Sales & Trading team, providing middle and back office operations support, specializing in large scale efforts to improve trade processing methodologies while managing post trade execution services for multi-million dollar hedge funds, asset managers and multi-national corporations. At Societe Generale, Ryan focused on market making and currency risk management for its FX Trading Desk.
Kevin Sollitt, Senior FX Consultant
Kevin is a capital markets professional with experience on the buy and sell sides in FX, and rates and derivatives trading, in Europe, Asia and North America. He has worked as chief dealer at Commonwealth Bank of Australia, head of FX trading at KeyBank and lead portfolio manager of a currency fund. He specializes in FX and interest-rate trading and hedging strategies, and his product coverage includes spot, forwards, NDFs, options, swaps, futures, FRAs and deposits. Kevin is a regular writer and contributor to industry publications. He leverages advanced electronic trading and information platforms, including Bloomberg and Reuters, and strong market relationships, to provide insightful analysis.
Steven Kim, Managing Principal
Steven leverages his consulting and risk management experience to work with our clients and FX consultants and ensure effective communication and results. At IMS/Cambridge pharma consultancy, he worked with leading global bio-pharma companies on product portfolio and pricing and reimbursement projects. At Royal & SunAlliance Insurance Company and LeadPoint, Inc., Steven handled US, Canadian and UK compliance, litigation and contracts. Steven earned his BA from the University of Toronto, and his MBA & JD from York University, where he served as Senior Law Review Editor. He is a licensed attorney in Canada, England and Wales, and holds Series 3 (National Commodities Futures) and 34 (Retail Off-Exchange Forex) licenses (FINRA/NFA).
Our other consultants' FX experience includes TD Bank, Bank of America and the defense industry.