Ralph J. Horne | Global CEO & Managing Director – Europe
member of the board and global Chief Executive Officer of Dion, Ralph has an experience
of nearly two decades in IT and Securities industries. Prior to the establishment
of Dion, Ralph was founder and CEO of Capital Market Solutions where he successfully
expanded CMS’s footprint across Asia.
Ralph was also previously a member of the Board of Misys Securities Trading Systems
and was Director of Operations in Asia Pacific. He was responsible for the companies’
operations in Australia, New Zealand, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan
Ralph's knowledge of the IT and securities industry has resulted in him being consulted
on a number of industry initiatives and being invited to speak at several industry
events across the region.
Joe Nash | Managing Director – Asia Pacific & Global Head – Mergers & Acquisitions
has an experience of over two decades in Information Technology, the last ten specialising
in the Securities Industry. Prior to the establishment of Capital Market Solutions
and subsequently Dion, Joe was Country Manager, Australia and New Zealand and a
Director of Misys Securities Trading Systems Pty Ltd.
Joe headed the Securities Business Unit of Fujitsu Australia Limited and managed
the sale of this business to Misys in March 1999. Following the acquisition by Misys,
Joe took on responsibility for ACT Financial Systems (Asia Pacific) Pty Ltd (a Misys
wholly owned subsidiary).
Rudi Pecker | Managing Director - Americas
has management experience of over two decades providing software and business solutions
to the financial markets around the globe, developing an excellent understanding
of both banking and securities industries.
Experienced in both operational and commercial aspects of operating a business,
Rudi’s executive positions in the past have included; being a member of the Board
of Misys Securities Trading Systems in London - where he was Director of Operations
for Europe and the US, Managing Director of Misys Banking Systems for Japan and
Korea, and Global Operations Director for BIS Banking Trading Systems based in Luxembourg.
Syed Asim | Chief Operating Officer – India, Middle East & Africa
has over 15 years of experience in selling software products in Indian financial
industry. In his previous roles, prior to Dion, he has also worked across Middle
East and was instrumental in growing the business tremendously. Asim is widely known
across the industry and has a great reputation across capital market in India. His
passion for the industry is what led him to bring new revolutionary concepts in
technology and client servicing, winning him several prestigious awards in return.
He is veteran in creating awareness and taking the concept of CTCL trading to the
masses across India & Middle East.
Previously, Asim has worked as Head of Sales for Direct FN Ltd. (Mubasher), Dubai,
National Sales Head at Financial Technologies (India) Ltd. and Regional Head (North)
At Dion, Asim heads business development activities and operations across South
Asia, Middle East & Africa.
Colin Camp | Managing Director - Products & Strategy
has and experience of over two decades within the financial software industry and
nearly fifteen years’ experience in the Investment Banking and Broking industries,
gained in London, Frankfurt, New York, Chicago and Tokyo.
Having been based in Asia for over 17 years, Colin's previous executive positions
have included managing the Asian and European business for Religare Technova / Capital
Market Solutions, Country Manager - Japan for Misys Securities Trading Systems as
well as other senior Business Development and Business Consultancy positions.
Colin is now utilising his experience and skills in heading the Products & Strategy
division to help expand Dion's product portfolio.
Gaurav Kohli | Director of Development
Gaurav has grown from the grass root level to
managing the software development division as Development Director at Dion. His
ability to learn, apply technical skills and absorb business acumen at a tremendous
speed has helped to grow the development team and its array of products.
With experience in Software Services, Software Solutions and Product Management,
Gaurav has played a variety of key roles including development, analysis, architect
and many more. His knowledge of technology and business along-with a customer centric
focus has been a key driver in his contribution to the growth of Dion.
Anurag Garg | President - Research & Information Services
has an experience of over two decades in financial research, including nearly a
decade in developing financial research platforms and databases. He has a strong
entrepreneurial ability with a strong record of contributions that involved identification
of new business opportunities, product conceptualization & development, creation
of new business models, and managed large P&L responsibilities.
Prior to Dion, Anurag was associated with Gridstone Research as Head of Research
Operations. He also co-founded ICRA Online, a leading provider of information and
software products to mutual funds industry in India and served as its Joint Managing
Director. He has also worked with Copal Research, KMG Infotech, and HB Portfolio.
Kershasp Carnac | Head – Financial Analytics
has an experience of over two decades in the information technology, capital markets
and banking industry. He has managed the business of delivering Application Solutions
to financial markets and in particular the Treasury and Risk Management markets,
for over 14 years in North America, ASEAN and South Asia.
Carnac has been responsible for initiating and successfully building several business
lines in his earlier assignments at Wipro. As a Regional Director at Thomson Reuters,
he was successfully involved with the acceleration of the Trade and Risk management
business in South Asia and ASEAN regions. At Dion, he is managing the P&L and incubating
a green field product – dfferentia, for the global OTC derivatives community.
Keith Bold | Finance Director
a qualified Chartered Accountant and a member of the New Zealand Society of Accountants,
has an experience of over two decades in the financial and IT industries. Prior
to joining Capital Market Solutions and sub sequentially Dion, Keith was Director
of finance and operations for Attachmate Australasia where he was responsible for
Australia, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore and India.
With Keith's specialised expertise he is responsible for leading all aspects of
Dion’s finance and administrative functions globally.
Tanmaya Das | Chief Finance Officer - India
has an experience of over a decade, handling diverse roles within the financial
segment. At Dion, he is responsible for managing Company’s financials that includes
fund raising, accounting, treasury and fund management, budgeting, MIS, tax strategies,
compliance & corporate taxation, risk assessment, legal and corporate financial
reporting functions. Tanmaya is also responsible for managing company’s cash, capital
structure, risk management, and mergers and acquisitions evaluation. Tanmaya has
over 10 years of experience in diverse financial fields such as accounting, financial
& planning and consulting.
Prior to Dion, Tanmaya was a Business Finance Controller at CSC (Computer Sciences
Corporation) where he held key responsibilities of financial planning and analysis.
He also worked extensively with Pricewaterhouse Coopers for 5 years in consulting
and risk management. During this tenure he also spent a year at PwC Chicago on deputation,
having experience in consulting to various US Companies. He also worked with Avaya
Global Solution for over a year.