July 14, 2020 | Press Release
Enyx appoints Fin Tech veteran as VP of Engineering
Paris, New York – July 15, 2020 – Enyx, a leading developer of ultra-low latency technology and solutions for the financial industry, today announced that Laurent Cassat has joined Enyx as VP of Engineering, focusing on engineering management and growing the Enyx team in Paris to support the demand for ultra-low latency solutions as global growth continues.
Laurent will be based in Paris, France and joins Enyx CTO, Christophe Desmouliers, along with other recent hires at the project management level to round out the Enyx engineering leadership team.
Arnaud Derasse, Founder and CEO at Enyx commented,
“We are pleased that Laurent has joined Enyx. As we continue to grow and take on larger enterprise projects, the need for a strong engineering team is essential and Laurent joining Enyx highlights our commitment to hiring high-caliber leaders to guide and mentor new talent as our teams expand”.
Laurent comes to Enyx with over 15 years of experience in diverse positions building cross-functional teams and managing high-tech infrastructure and global operations at the international level. During his tenure at NYSE Euronext, Laurent was the Global Head of IT for the Infrastructure and Operations (I&O) division, where he was responsible for the global budget and resource management of 850+ staff spread across 12 countries. He also was a key decision-maker in quality assurance, vendor management, business engagement and IT project portfolio management.
“I am thrilled to join Enyx and I look forward to working with their talented team of engineers. My goal is to add to the strong leadership in Paris by focusing on the continued support and development of the team. I look forward to working with them to continue expanding the company’s worldwide footprint, customer service excellence and diverse product portfolio”.
Prior to Enyx, Laurent was the Deputy Head of Business Unit for managed software security as a service at Advens Group, a multinational cyber security pure player, where he led a highly-skilled team of over 50 people across a diverse range of departments, including infrastructure, research and development, pre-sales, and security.
In this position, he was responsible for the implementation and management of product road maps, complex managed services, business process outsourcing, and the company’s Software as a Service portfolio.
“As the demand for FPGA-based solutions continues to grow, it is essential to build strong and effective team leadership. Laurent’s experience and diverse skill set garnered through his years of working in the high-tech engineering environments of demanding industries such financial markets and cyber security, will directly impact our customers and be key to their continued success”.
Enyx is a leading developer and provider of ultra-low latency FPGA-enabled technologies and solutions for the financial, telecommunications, and high performance computing industries.
Focused on delivering higher performance with a lower datacenter footprint, Enyx provides off-the-shelf, end-to-end solutions for the finance industry. The Enyx stack includes ultra low latency market data normalization and distribution, order execution and in-hardware algo acceleration. Additionally, the Enyx product range features wireless network solutions and pre-built hardware IP blocks compatible with a range of FPGA platforms.
With a passion for customer service and transparency, Enyx designs products made to deliver the next generation of technology, while maintaining accessibility and flexibility. Among our clients are financial service providers, exchanges, market data vendors, investment banks, brokers and investment funds. Enyx offers global support to our clients worldwide with teams in Paris, New York, London and Hong Kong.
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