The management team has deep domain expertise, knowledge of market needs and a record of delivering FX solutions to the banking industry.
Baha Ohcebol, CEO & Co-Founder
Baha is a corporate strategist and technologist with over 22 years of leadership experience executing complex strategic initiatives focusing on Capital Markets. Before co-founding TickTrade Systems, he was a Managing Director in the Capital Markets Division of one of the largest Canadian banks. Baha holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and an MBA from the University of British Columbia.
Alexander Culiniac, COO & Co-Founder
As co-founder of TickTrade Systems, Alex is an experienced Capital Markets technology professional with over 20 years of experience in consulting, business strategy and technology solutions deployment globally. He has worked in more than 40 countries across North America, Africa, Europe and Asia. Alex holds a Bachelor in Computer Science degree and an MBA from University of Toronto.
Will Kennedy, MD Sales and Marketing
Will has over 25 years' senior experience in Capital Markets globally. He was most recently a partner with the Toronto-based fintech consultancy Collaborative Financial Services Inc. Before that he held senior global business development, marketing, and general management roles at Reuters, ITG Inc., Indices, Activ Financial, and Algorithmics. Will has a global perspective and extensive experience managing high growth global initiatives. Will understands client workflow, proprietary pricing models, real-time analytics, and the operational needs of our clients.
Mete Sumerkan, Head of MENA Sales and Marketing
Mete has 20 years of trading experience in capital markets. He worked at ABN AMRO and RBS at all desks as a manager. He has an extensive knowledge of treasury products and market needs. Mete holds a BA in mathematics from Bogazici University.
Albert Tse, Head of Development
Albert has over 10 years of experience as an IT professional in software development, system integration and IT consulting in the telecommunications and banking industries. Albert has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Waterloo.
Daniel Nita, Chief Architect
A technology professional, Daniel's experience in all domains of software architecture (enterprise, solution, data, application) goes back almost 20 years. He has been responsible for the architecture and design of large software systems and has also provided consulting for large financial institutions on enterprise and solution architecture. Daniel is an Open Group Master Certified Architect.
Margaret Oberc, Senior Product Manager
Margaret has over 15 years of experience in foreign exchange and has managed the design and development of many products and services. Prior experience with RBC, BMO, TD, and CPP. Margaret has a PhD in Statistics from the University of Toronto and an MSc in applied mathematics from the Warsaw University of Technology.
Sakina Adenwalla, Head of Client Delivery
Sakina has 15 years of experience in the banking industry with IT consulting expertise managing large technology initiatives for Capital Markets and Risk Management. Sakina holds a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering degree from the University of Toronto and an MBA.
Patrick Chan, Head of Business Analysis
Patrick is an experienced IT professional in software development and IT consulting with over 20 years of experience mostly in banking. He has expertise in system integration and migration, most recently managing a system conversion and modernization