Adrian Begley


Adrian has 25+ years of experience in management consulting, technology consulting, and product development/marketing of Capital Markets trading technology for such firms as Reuters, Fidessa, and SunGard. Much of this work has centered around order management system and execution management system functionality for North American and European trading desks.

He has spent several years as a Director in the Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets with a primary responsibility of implementing a new order management system and adding CRM technology. As an expert in US and Global equity trading platforms, he has continued in the last several years in consulting engagements and in developing trading desk applications.

An accomplished executive with a track record of local and global product innovation, Adrian has a keen appreciation of how a broad range of technologies can be used to deliver measurable business benefits. Particular successes have been in working with companies to extend products into related markets and to optimize costs by designing complementary business and technology architectures.

He is a subject matter expert in US front office regulation and trade processing including OATS, ACT, CMTA processing, and record-keeping requirements. Adrian has a proven track record as a Product and Project Manager, and in addition specializes in Fidessa, data mining, and system design.

Adrian holds a B.Sc. in Computer Engineering from the University of Salford, followed by several years of early professional work in UK defense contracting. He’s also a Certified Scrum Master.