Skovran Schreder is CEO and co-founder of Edgewater Markets LLC. Starting in 1992,
Mr. Schreder began his career in Foreign Exchange at Bank of America in Los Angeles.
Throughout his career Mr. Schreder worked in various senior FX roles for large financial
institutions including AIG, Lehman Brothers and Barclays. Mr. Schreder has extensive
management experience having successfully developed and led FX sales and trading teams globally.
Skovran is a Californian native and holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the
California State University at Chico.
Alex Scarsini is President and co-founder at Edgewater Markets LLC. Mr. Scarsini
is an FX veteran with over 25 years of experience. Alex co-founded Edgewater Markets
in 2009 after leaving Deutsche Bank in New York where he ran the hedge fund sales
desk across FX products. DB was widely viewed as #1 in FX in the years Alex managed
and grew the firm's HF sales business. Alex has a truly global track record that
includes senior FX management positions in London, New-York and Chicago. Prior to
DB, Alex held similar roles at Merrill Lynch, ABN AMRO, and Barclays where he managed
FX trading desks, institutional sales and prime brokerage businesses.
Alex graduated with a BS in Finance from Babson College and is
fluent in Italian, French and Spanish.
Robert Sanchez is Managing Director at Edgewater Markets LLC. Mr. Sanchez has
been with Edgewater Markets since2009 and is in charge all product development and
technology aspects of the business. Mr. Sanchez was previously Head of Integration and
Client Services at Integral Development Corp where he developed and spearheaded a
successful anonymous trading initiative. Prior to that, Mr. Sanchez was an early
member of eFX platform Currenex where he joined in 1999 as a founding member and
head of the technical services team where he was involved in all aspects of software
development and product - client integration globally.
Robert is a U.S. Army Veteran and holds a BS in Information Technology from DePaul University.
Michael Naylor is Managing Director at Edgewater Markets LLC. Mr. Naylor joined
Edgewater Markets in 2010 as Global Head of Sales and spearheads the firm's client and
business development initiatives. Mr. Naylor was previously with Standard & Poor's between
1995 and 2009 holding various senior positions, including Chief Marketing Officer and Head
of Sales in Asia-Pacific, located in New York, Hong Kong and Singapore. Prior to S&P,
Mr. Naylor was with Dow Jones Telerate where he was responsible for introducing electronic
foreign exchange matching technology to the market (MINEX and TTS, later to become EBS).
Michael holds an MBA in Finance and International Business from NYU Stern School of
Business and a BA in Economics from Rutgers University.
Matthew Kassel is Managing Director at Edgewater Markets LLC. Mr. Kassel joined the firm in 2011 and
is the Global Head of Liquidity management and provisioning. In his role he is responsible for all
global LP relationships and coordinating the process of pooling and customizing streams for the firms
client base. Mr. Kassel has had a very successful career of over 20 years in Foreign Exchange sales,
ecommerce, trading, and portfolio management roles at Gellos Capital , ING Capital Markets, Dresdner
Bank, and AIG.
Matthew holds a BA from Gettysburg College, and Quantitative course work at the New York Institute of
Finance & Securities Training Corporation.
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