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Alexander Tsigutkin is the Chief Executive Officer of AxiomSL, a firm he founded in 1991. Mr. Tsigutkin designed the original framework and foundation for developing enterprise-wide risk management, regulatory reporting and data management solutions. Additionally, he invented and patented a dynamic approach to manage data for risk management and regulatory reporting applications.
Prior to founding AxiomSL, Mr. Tsigutkin was an independent consultant to top tier international banks and financial institutions, advising senior management in the areas of banking operations and database engineering.
As an expert in regulatory reporting and risk management, Alex is a frequent speaker at technology and financial industry forums worldwide, addressing topics such as dealing with changes in regulatory and risk management space, achieving transparency across enterprise, financial control, data warehousing and bank regulatory issues.
Mr. Tsigutkin received his Bachelor of Art in computer science from Yeshiva University and attended the Graduate Computer Science Program at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University.
Vlad Etkin is the Chief Information Officer of AxiomSL. Mr. Etkin, who joined AxiomSL in 1992, has been instrumental in developing and implementing the software architecture that has enabled the company’s product suite to be recognized as a leader in successfully delivering regulatory reporting solutions at leading financial institutions.
Prior to joining AxiomSL in 1992, Mr. Etkin managed a group of programmers in creating one of the first FMS/ERP programs in Ukraine. Mr. Etkin also participated in – and then headed a group of programmers – the design of operating system and programs for numeric control devices for grinding machines. These devices were used to handle high-speed grinding of complex surfaces. Mr. Etkin earned his degree in theoretical physics from Kharkov University, Ukraine.
Eyal Amsalem is the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer of AxiomSL. Mr. Amsalem has been in this role for the past six years and is responsible for AxiomSL global financial reporting, cash management, risk management and client contracts.
Eyal Amsalem started his career in the Audit Department at Deloitte and Touche LLP. Subsequently, Eyal spent most of his career working for Publicly Traded Companies primarily performing SEC financial reporting.
Mr. Amsalem received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Yeshiva University and his MBA in Finance from New York Institute of Technology.
Mr. Amsalem is a Licensed Certified Public Accountant in the state of New York since 1999.
Chief Client Officer
Harry Chopra is the Chief Client Officer of AxiomSL. He joined the company in 2017 and is based in New York City. Bringing more than 30 years of experience in global sales and financial services, Harry is responsible for overseeing AxiomSL’s global business development efforts, implement go-to-market strategies and build worldwide client-driven growth.
Prior to joining AxiomSL, Harry was the Chief Commercial Officer for Credit Benchmark, where he developed the concept of consensus credit estimates by working with the Chief Risk Officer and Chief Credit Officer community across national, regional and global banks. Before that, Harry led the global sales and client services function for S&P Capital IQ. Besides these roles, he also served as the head of International Retail and head of Institutional Marketing at Citigroup Asset Management.
Harry received his Bachelor of Art in Mathematics, with a minor in Economics, from the University of Delhi, and he holds an MBA in Marketing and Information Systems from The University of Michigan.
Peter brings more than 25 years of experience as an enterprise software executive and has worked in senior financial technology roles in the UK, U.S. and Asia. He draws on deep subject matter expertise in both the pre- and post-trade environments, telecoms, trading architecture and data management and has demonstrated specialty in developing platform services that bring together communities within the financial space.
Prior to joining AxiomSL, Peter was the regional head of DTCC’s OTC trade reporting initiative and CEO of the Singapore-based OTC data repository (DDRS) in Asia. Peter was also part of the executive team that defined and executed Thomson Financial ESG’s merger with the DTCC, creating Omgeo. He has held senior level positions with extranet provider BT Radianz, and at the NYSE Technologies business where he was the Asia COO.
Raymond Tse is based in Singapore and is the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of AxiomSL Asia Pacific, responsible for driving AxiomSL’s corporate vision, and managing the Financial resources and Operations with the objective of growing the Asia Pacific business.
Raymond previously worked at UBS for 10 years, most recently leading the UBS Asia Pacific Finance IT team. In this role, he was responsible for managing the Asia Pacific change portfolio supporting global stakeholders across projects specializing in regulatory compliance, process improvement and internal management reporting. He began his career with KPMG as a tax consultant in Melbourne and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts of Australia.
Ed Royan is based in London and is the CEO of AxiomSL EMEA. Mr. Royan has more than ten years’ experience working on regulatory, accounting and IT projects in the financial industry. Previously, Ed served as COO of AxiomSL EMEA, and was responsible for all aspects of the company’s strategy in the region, including the development of its award-winning regulatory reporting solutions. He also oversaw the company’s EMEA policy, implementation and client support work.
Before joining AxiomSL, Ed worked at Royal Bank of Scotland, Allied Irish Bank and Barclays, where he focused in particular on Basel calculation and financial operating model projects. Ed is a qualified accountant who is registered with CPA Australia.