Head of Banking & Payments
Areas of Expertise: 
Cash Management
Core Systems
Corporate Mobile Banking
Corporate Portals
Customer Onboarding
Digital Transformation
Global Cash Management
Integrated Receivables
RDC/Mobile Capture
Small-Business Banking
Christine Barry serves as the head of Banking & Payments, Insights & Advisory, focusing on the strategies and technology implementations of global banks of all sizes. Her recent research has addressed global cash management trends and technologies, capturing the valuable small-...  MORE
Research Officer/Chief Information Officer
Areas of Expertise: 
Digital Transformation
Internet of Things
Co-founder Gwenn Bézard is the head of research and consulting at Aite Group. He oversees the firm’s analyst team across the Banking & Payments, Securities & Investments, Insurance, Fraud & AML, Cybersecurity and Research Design & Data offerings. He is passionate...  MORE
Co-Head of Sales & Account Management
Gerald Clemente is a co-founder and partner at Aite Group. Mr. Clemente spearheads the firm’s business strategy efforts and advises clients, prospects, and partners on how they can meet their strategic goals. Mr. Clemente has more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry...  MORE
Head of Risk
Areas of Expertise: 
Anti-Money Laundering
Bank and Payments Fraud
Data and Analytics
Global Anti-Corruption
Know Your Customer (KYC)
Machine Learning and AI
Sanctions Screening
Julie Conroy serves as the head of Risk, Insights & Advisory and covers fraud, data security, anti-money laundering, and compliance issues. Ms. Conroy brings to Aite-Novarica more than a decade of hands-on product management experience working with financial institutions, payments processors...  MORE
Head of Products and Strategy
Areas of Expertise: 
Electronic Trading
Equities Market
Fixed Income
Foreign Exchange
Front-Office Trading Technology
Market Structure
Sang Lee is a co-founder and serves as managing partner of Aite Group. Mr. Lee's expertise lies in the securities & investments vertical, and he has advised many global financial institutions, software and hardware vendors, and professional services firms in sell-side and buy-...  MORE
Chief Executive Officer
Kurt Reisenberg is Aite-Novarica's CEO. He began his career as a research analyst in financial services and is excited to be serving this fast-paced and ever-changing sector again. Prior to joining Aite-Novarica, Mr. Reisenberg spent 23 years with Corporate Executive Board (CEB), helping to grow...  MORE
Co-Head of Sales & Account Management
Frank Rizza is a co-founder and serves as chief operating officer of Aite Group. He co-manages the firm's business development efforts and advises prospects, clients, and partners on selecting the appropriate mixture of research services and consulting engagements for their...  MORE
General Counsel
Scott Sidell is the Senior Vice President of Legal, Finance, and Administration at Novarica. He has experience in strategic initiatives at high-tech organizations ranging from startup and venture-backed private companies to mature, public enterprises. Prior to joining Novarica, he served in...  MORE
Chief Financial Officer
Fotios Vardaxis serves as Aite-Novarica's Chief Financial Officer, managing all areas of Aite-Novarica's finance area.   Prior to joining Aite-Novarica, Mr. Vardaxis was the controller for Cor Financial, where he oversaw finance and human resources and managed the information technology...  MORE


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