LONDON and NEW YORK, February 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
- Bob Pepitone Joins as Head of Quality Assurance Team
Investor Analytics LLC (IA), a global leader in risk analysis and risk management solutions, today announces that revenue for the Company rose 50% in 2011 and that Assets under Analysis have surpassed USD 340 billion, up from USD 250 billion the year previously.
Investor Analytics saw revenues rise steadily throughout 2011 from all client types. "2011 was certainly a growth year for us. IA opened its London office in 2011, prompted by significant global demand for our risk management services. Hedge funds, fund of funds, money market funds, pension funds and endowments continue to recognize the value of our award winning, third party risk analysis," said Mark Lysynecky, IA's Controller. He continued, "IA's revenue growth was driven by the addition of new clients both in the US and Europe, and we expect to see this trend continue."
Investor Analytics is also pleased to announce that Bob Pepitone, formerly of UBS AG Investment Bank in New York, has joined Investor Analytics as Head of Quality Assurance (QA). Mr. Pepitone was Associate Director and Quality Assurance Manager at UBS AG from 2006 - 2012 and was responsible for North American Clearing and Settlements IT. At IA, Mr. Pepitone will oversee all aspects of software testing and will run a team of QA professionals. Mr. Pepitone and his team will report to Andrew Rawnsley, Managing Director of Technology & Architecture.
Commenting on Mr. Pepitone's appointment Mr. Rawnsley said, "We are delighted that Bob has joined Investor Analytics. With Bob's outstanding expertise and track record, IA will continue to set a high standard in testing, evaluating and developing superior risk management products and services. Under Bob's leadership, the QA team will ramp up our efforts in delivering robust and comprehensive services for our clients."
Mr. Pepitone said, "I am thrilled to join such a growing and dynamic firm and to work with a world class group of professionals at Investor Analytics. My colleagues and I are very much looking forward to ensuring that IA's products and services remain of the highest quality as the firm continues its strong growth."
An additional four new hires in IA's Financial Engineering and Software Development departments brings IA's overall new hires to a total of seven in the first quarter of 2012. IA's expansion will continue to grow with additional key hires to be announced next month.
Investor Analytics LLC, headquartered in Berkeley Heights, New Jersey with offices in Midtown Manhattan and London, U.K. has been providing portfolio and risk management services to the investment management industry since 1999. Investor Analytics employs proprietary methodologies to analyze financial investment portfolios and provides clients with a suite of risk and transparency tools. Investor Analytics currently processes over USD 340 billion of assets under analysis utilizing Investor Analytics Risk Transparency Platform. http://www.investoranalytics.com
SOURCE Investor Analytics LLC