Currensee Taps Engineering VP

Jun 26 2012 | 9:46am ET

Boston-based forex investment service Currensee has named Jonathan Jesse vice president of engineering.

Jesse comes to Currensee from Lumigent/BeyondTrust, where he served in a variety of capacities, including vice president, database products; chief technology officer; and vice president of product development and director of product strategy. Lumigent was acquired by BeyondTrust in 2011 .

“Jon knows how to architect and build complex software applications that scale,” said Currensee CEO Dave Lemont in a statement. “He is a seasoned technology leader of high-performing software organizations, brings deep software development expertise and knows how to maximize software development through agility, automation and efficiency. We couldn’t be happier to welcome such a seasoned technology executive to our team and know that his expertise will drive the development of the next phases of the Currensee Trade Leaders platform.”

Jesse will lead the technology team supporting Currensee Trade Leaders Investment Program, a trade replication platform which allows investors to build their own “funds” of emerging forex managers.

Currensee is also seeking a senior Java developer and software architect, a senior quality assurance engineer, a Java developer and a junior operations engineer.

 


In Depth

Part II: Roubini Talks Risk, Recovery And The Threat Of A Triple Dip Recession

Oct 21 2014 | 12:41pm ET

In the second half of our interview with Nouriel Roubini, FINalternatives editor...

Lifestyle

Balyasny Pays Over $6M For Lakefront House

Oct 22 2014 | 10:29am ET

A venture headed by hedge fund manager Dmitry Balyasny just paid $6.2 million for...

Guest Contributor

Hedge Funds Weather A Data Management Perfect Storm

Oct 22 2014 | 12:28pm ET

From a regulatory standpoint, nearly every development since the crisis has placed...

 

Videos

Editor's Note

    Guidelines for Guest Articles

    Oct 22 2014 | 9:46am ET

    We are always looking for guest articles from hedge fund managers and buy-side firms.

    If you are interested in submitting a contributed piece for possible publication on FINalternatives, please take a look at the specs. Read more…

 

Futures Magazine

October 2014 Cover

Deeply flawed risk benchmark

Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...

The Alpha Pages

TAP July/August 2014 Cover

The Alpha Pages Interview: Senator Rand Paul

Senator Paul sat down in the debut series of the Alpha Pages Interview to discuss the broken tax code, regulation surrounding Bitcoin, and his plans for the 2016 Presidential election.