Industry Veteran Joins Leading Financial Technology Provider to Drive Market Insights for Client Innovations
JERSEY CITY, NJ — April 14, 2015 — Scivantage®, a Global FinTech 100 technology provider of information-enabled software dedicated to transforming complex information and processes into intuitive user experiences for the financial services industry, announced today the appointment of Christian J. Farber as Executive Vice President of Marketing, Sales & Relationship Management.
“Chris’ wealth of knowledge in marketing and sales of financial services technology will play a critical role in our company’s growth,” said Adnane Charchour, CEO, Scivantage. “We have made several strategic investments across the firm in recent months, both in our people and in our product portfolio, and we remain dedicated to building on these opportunities to drive innovation in financial services through our information-enabled solutions. Given his extensive industry knowledge in both finance and technology, Chris is well-positioned to recognize and funnel critical market insights back to the team, enabling our firm to further deliver leading solutions that anticipate and meet evolving market demands.”
In his new role, Farber will oversee the entire lifecycle of Scivantage customers, from prospecting to final sales and ongoing client support. This comprehensive view of the customer lifecycle will drive greater visibility into market trends, enhancing Scivantage’s services and solutions. The addition of Farber to Scivantage follows the recent hiring of Amit Basu as Executive Vice President, Professional Services and Delivery, and Alex Sauickie as Executive Vice President, Business & Technology Operations, and further adds to the depth of the leadership team.
“The strength of Scivantage’s business strategy and the dedication of its talented teams are critical for creating and maintaining a competitive advantage in today’s crowded marketplace,” said Farber. “Our market is rapidly changing, and I am excited to be a part of a company that is connecting the dots between actionable intelligence and industry-leading products and services. Scivantage continues to advance its product portfolio with cutting-edge offerings, including performance reporting with Sqope and OptionsPlay trade ideas, both of which use unique data analytics that enable investors to strengthen investment strategies. Through these advancements, Scivantage is helping to change the way that today’s investors manage their portfolios, driving a new era of information-enabled investing.”
Prior to joining Scivantage, Farber served as SVP of Business Development and Client Support at State Street Corporation, one of the world’s leading providers of financial services to institutional investors, where he was responsible for overseeing business development, marketing, sales and client support for State Street Global Exchange Software and Information Solutions. Prior to this, he worked as Chief Marketing Officer at Princeton Financial Systems and as SVP, Managing Director of Sales and Relationship Management at Albridge. During his time at Albridge, the company was recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the US for two consecutive years. Chris received a Bachelor of Arts from Lycoming College.
Scivantage® is a Global FinTech 100 technology provider of information-enabled software dedicated to transforming complex information and processes into intuitive user experiences for the financial services industry. With proven expertise in online brokerage, tax and portfolio reporting, and wealth management applications, Scivantage delivers intelligent and actionable information that goes beyond the boundaries of traditional financial software, helping improve investment decisions. Leading financial institutions, including broker-dealers, mutual fund companies, bank custodians, trust and prime brokers, depend on Scivantage’s cloud-based technology to achieve critical business insights, generate new revenue and build stronger customer relationships. For more information, please visit www.scivantage.com or contact us at +1.866.724.8268.