SkySparc is a fast-growing business delivering high-quality services to a demanding global finance sector client base. We have an ambitious growth plan that will reward those that help to realise it. Just as important as your academic qualifications and professional achievements will be your ability to create opportunities, solve problems, build partnerships and inspire colleagues.
SkySparc is already a well-respected solutions provider to corporates and financial institutions in North America. I look forward to working closely with new and existing clients to further expand SkySparc’s footprint in the region.
Joedy Tran develops and manages client relationships for SkySparc in the Americas. For over 20 years, Joedy has worked with Fortune 500, banks, investment firms, and government sponsored entities to transform their businesses with best of breed consulting services and fintech. Prior to SkySparc, Joedy managed new business and client relationships for firms such as: Chatham Financial, 360T, Wall Street Systems, FXall, and State Street Bank. Joedy holds Master’s degrees from Babson College and Suffolk University and a Bachelor’s degree from Boston University.
I am excited by the opportunity to contribute to the growth of SkySparc’s Murex practice in France. I look forward to working with colleagues and clients at SkySparc, using my experience of complex projects to develop robust and effective solutions to their business challenges.
Achraf has a decade of Murex MX.3 experience, gained at Murex and a range of major financial institutions, including Bahrain’s Gulf International Bank. He has held leading positions in multiple disciplines, including development, product management and team leadership. As back-office team manager at Group Caisse de Depots et Consignations, Achraf served as head of operations on a major strategic multi-phase project which integrated and consolidated processes from multiple systems onto a single front-to-back Murex platform. Born and educated in Tunisia, Achraf gained his engineering degree in Paris.
Having graduated in economics in her native Russia, Aleksandra obtained her M.S. in business administration in Sweden, and worked as a risk analyst at a custodian in Stockholm for two years, before joining SkySparc in 2017.
As part of the core team dedicated to deliver high-quality patch upgrade projects to SkySparc, Aleksandra has gained experience within all aspect of testing Wallstreet Suite. Her educational background and professional experience allow Aleksandra to analyze issues and translate the outcome into concrete actions and proposals for improvement.
Born and educated in Pakistan, Amin lived in Saudi Arabia for many years, before settling in London with his family. As a qualified chartered accountant and cost & management accountant, Amin has a deep understanding of the tools and techniques commonly used in the financial industry. His experience prior to SkySparc includes several years as treasury manager and associate treasury director with Merck Sharp & Dohme, with responsibility for the firm’s in-house banking, payment factory, inter-company loans and related accounting process. Amin combines back-office project management leadership expertise with hands-on FX and money market trading experience.
Born in Sweden with a Palestinian heritage, Rana obtained a business and economics degree and worked as a finance assistant for five years before joining SkySparc in early 2012. Rana’s hard work has seen her rise quickly up the corporate ladder from finance assistant to payroll and accounting officer, before being promoted to head of finance in 2015. With eleven years’ experience working in finance, Rana is still as motivated and driven as ever, as SkySparc takes the next steps in its collective journey, ensuring her hand-picked finance and administration team remain motivated, supportive and focused on results.
Theresia graduated with a bachelor of business administration from Griffith University in Australia, and has worked in Italy, France and the UK. Before joining SkySparc, she was an account manager for Wallstreet Systems/ION for almost two decades. In her current role as senior engagement manager, Theresia is focused on maximizing the efficiency and effectiveness of software investment among SkySparc’s clients, particularly in the Nordic region.
Theresia’s broad range of professional competences includes analytical, communication and interpersonal skills, as well as strong leadership and project management abilities.
Following high school graduation in his native Tunisia, Ismail completed his formal education in Sweden with an IT qualification that set him up for a varied and distinguished career in software support across the finance sector. Ismail first established himself as a problem-solver and trouble shooter for trading and treasury systems at SEB Wealth Management, where he rose to support team lead. He also spent a decade at TradeTech/Virtusa as senior consultant, supporting mission-critical systems for some of Sweden’s largest corporations. Joining SkySparc in 2019, Ismail brings 20 years’ experience of providing operational support to users of systems including Wallstreet Suite and Charles River.
After obtaining a BSc in software engineering and an MSc in computer/ information sciences in his native Germany, Lars worked as a consultant at a management consulting firm in Frankfurt. Since joining in 2011, Lars has successfully led SkySparc’s effort to develop both the central bank/government client segment as well as the European treasury market in his role as senior engagement manager. Through his 13 years' experience of Wallstreet Suite, Lars has developed extensive knowledge of all its modules as well as related technologies. On projects, clients constantly benefits from Lars’ proven ability to meet requirements as well as quality and cost expectations.
Magnus started his professional career at Reuters in the 1980s, before taking on multiple roles at a TMS and management consulting firm, acquiring an extensive understanding of financial markets systems and in-depth Wallstreet Suite knowledge. Combining both technical and financial skills, Magnus is an invaluable asset to client and internal projects. Over the last two decades, Magnus has implemented and upgraded treasury systems for a large number of customers and programmed interfaces to GL systems, clearing systems, payments systems and proprietary customer systems across the world.
Joana has more than 25 years’ experience of providing high-quality support, problem analysis and solution development to a wide range of trading, treasury and asset management system users, with particularly deep expertise in the central banking sector. She has provided both technical and business support to several major central banks and treasury departments, including the Bank of Portugal, Banque de France, Deutsche Bundesbank and ECB. Joana graduated with a MSc in computer science and engineering from the Faculty of Sciences and Technology at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa in her native Portugal.
Having graduated with a MSc in electrical engineering from Lund University in Sweden, Martin worked in both technical and business support at multiple consultancies, including TradeTech Consulting/Virtusa.
Through his 15 +years of experience providing high-quality support to a range of trading, treasury and asset management systems users globally, he has developed an extensive knowledge of Wallstreet Suite. Allied with his deep expertise in problem analysis and enhancement developments, Martin brings great benefits to colleagues and clients alike.
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