Navarik appoints new CTO

Navarik Corporation has announced the appointment of Richard Halldearn as Chief Technology Officer.

Richard has extensive experience building, designing and architecting enterprise systems for tier one banks. Some of his notable achievements include replacing the client side infrastructure for one of the world’s largest FX trading platforms to parallelize product development, implementing two bank wide regulatory risk reporting systems and building a new interest rate trading platform for one of the large investment banks.

He was a Cross Functional Architect at Credit Suisse and Vice President at Deutsche Bank. His experience also includes working for Morgan Stanley’s Rates trading desk, GlaxoSmithKline’s SAP project, Project Leader at TWI and some time spent at BP testing crude oil.

With a breadth of experience in web scale analytics and machine learning, Halldearn expressed his enthusiasm with the new role: “I am really excited to join Navarik as they have tremendous potential. Their SaaS solutions have an enviable client list and allows them to foster opportunities that are not available to other companies. I think the road ahead for Navarik is an exhilarating one.”