Sophis Hires Director of Professional Services
Sophis has appointed Emmanuel Fruchard as director, Fixed Income and Credit Professional Services. He will be responsible for advising users of Risque, the firm’s sell-side solution, as they develop new models for creating structured products and cross-asset trading strategies. As head of a rapidly growing professional services unit, Fruchard will also work with a strong team of quantitative mathematicians and risk modelling experts in Sophis’ research department. Fruchard brings a total of 18 years’ industry experience to his new role. Having started his career in research, financial engineering and analyst positions with Credit Lyonnais and Lazard Frères & Cie in Paris, he moved to the technology side when he was appointed Director of Financial Engineering at Summit Systems in New York.