President, EDM Council
John supports the Council as President, responsible for the Council’s CDO Forum and Data Management Practices. John is a senior strategy and data management executive with more than 30 years of experience in the industry. Over his career, John has held various positions in supporting a firm’s data management functions. Since 2006, John has held the title of Chief Data Officer in both the private and public sectors, serving as CDO for Citi and Bank of America, and holding the post of CDO for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Managing Director, Data Governance and Standards, Société Générale
Doris Brophy joined Société Générale in 2016 as the Director of Data Governance & Standards for the Americas. Prior to Société Générale, Doris had over 25 years in the Financial Services Industry on both the buy side and sell side. Doris has an extensive Technology and Data Background. In her prior role at a large Asset Management organization, Doris served as Domain Executive for the Chief Data Office for the Business Products and Services Data Domain. Doris has also held positions as CIO of a hedge fund, CIO of Debt Capital Markets at a large broker dealer and COO of Technology for Equity and Electronic Trading. Doris began her career programming innovative market data solutions, complex options models, trading systems, and global networking solutions. Doris was an early adopter and influencer of client server, SBA (Service Based Architecture) solutions, thin client, browser deployment and process re-engineering.
Doris Brophy earned her B.A. in Computer Science and Economics with a concentration in Mathematics from Hiram College. She studied graduate Economics at Rutgers university and was a judge for the MIT Sloan School of Business CIO of the year award from 2009 through 2016.
Founder and CEO, Xignite
Named twice to the Institutional Investor’s Tech 50 list of financial visionaries and innovators, Stephane Dubois is a recognized financial data industry executive who founded Xignite to Make Market Data Easy. Stephane Dubois is a well-known fintech thought leader and is frequently quoted in publications, including Forbes, MarketsMedia, WallStreet & Technology, Financial News, Bob’s Guide, Inside Reference Data, and Venture Capital Journal. He has spoken at numerous fintech events around the world, including Finovate, FinDEVr, Bank Innovation, Next Money, World Exchange Conf., World Finance Information Conf. and The Money Conference. Prior to founding Xignite, Stephane was Vice President of Product Management at Advent Software, the leading provider of software solutions for the investment management industry. Prior to Advent, Stephane held senior product and marketing management positions at Walker Interactive Systems and Oracle Corporation. Stephane holds an MS in Management from M.I.T. Sloan School of Management and MS and BS degrees in international management from the MBA Institute in Paris.
Global Category Lead, Financial Services , Amazon Web Services
VP / Head of Emerging Tech Strategy and Alliances, Refinitiv Labs, Refinitiv
Hanna is a Head of Emerging Tech Strategy and Alliances at Refinitiv. She is responsible for driving Refinitiv’s emerging tech strategy.
Hanna has previously worked in a variety of positions, ranging from innovation strategy to business development and sales. She has a keen interest in innovation, new technologies and the FinTech industry.
Hanna has two Master’s degrees from ESCP Europe and University of Vaasa. She has lived in six different countries in Europe and Asia, and is now based in New York City.
Francis Wenzel is a seasoned financial data & technology executive and entrepreneur who is applying his 32 years of experience to TickSmith, a company that specializes in financial Big Data applications that do away with capacity issues. Described as a “financial data lake platform for Capital Markets”, TickSmith’s flagship platform, TickVault is disrupting financial data management practices by providing untold new opportunities to exploit financial data. TickSmith’s platform provides specific solutions to participants in the brokerage and trading ecosystem, from exchanges to financial institutions, vendors and regulators.