An experienced Executive who has a unique blend of startup and fortune 500 management experience demonstrating the ability to manage global teams to new levels of success in the Financial Services Industry, cutting-edge markets, and fast paced environments. Strong technical and business qualifications in retirement and wealth management with a track record of building a can do
An experienced Executive who has a unique blend of startup and fortune 500 management experience demonstrating the ability to manage global teams to new levels of success in the Financial Services Industry, cutting-edge markets, and fast paced environments. Strong technical and business qualifications in retirement and wealth management with a track record of building a can do management team focused on On-time quality deliveries.
Proven ability to successfully analyze an organization's critical business requirements, identify deficiencies and potential opportunities, and develop innovative and cost effective solutions for enhancing competitiveness, increasing revenues, and improving product offerings.
Chief Development Officer @ From February 2014 to Present (1 year 11 months) SVP, Product Development - Wealth & Retirement Administration @ Developed a converged mobile desktop strategy inclusive of responsive web design, HTML 5 hybrid applications that has transformed market lagging products into market leading solutions. The market leading applications have been recognized by customers and industry analysts alike as a market disrupter.
Executive sponsor who funded a cross division application integration initiative that is now being leveraged for over a dozen projects across SunGard Financial Systems.
Lead a Engineering team for a 400 million dollar business, executing an enterprise technology strategy to integrate Wealth Management’s Portfolio Management, Asset Allocation, Trading and Retirement Record Keeping(Omni) and Trust Account Systems(Charlotte, Addvantage, GlobalPlus) using open standards, business orchestration and technology consolidation. The strategy increased efficiency for Wealth Management’s development teams creating inherent productivity multiplies by building once and deploying to multiple applications. Moreover, the strategy enabled the business to execute on its vision statement; migrating from point solutions to multiple product suites with extensive interoperability. From September 2009 to February 2014 (4 years 6 months) VP, Operations @ Formulated Technology Strategies in support of business goals by fostering innovation, prioritizing initiatives, coordinating the evaluation, deployment and management of current and future systems across the Enterprise that enabled our business to double in size over the course of 3 years from 50 million to 100 million in revenue while maintaining a 40% profit margin.
Introduced a multi-terabyte Data Warehouse and Compliance system to the market place to support SEC rule 22c2. The system was engineered to be highly scalable in support of requirements of greater than 30 Terabytes of data annually using layered security controls to protect high-risk data.
Built a ground up technology roadmap in support of STN’s global trading[Funds, Equities, Securities, MoneyMarkets] business objectives which included the selection of HA & high throughput products such as Oracle’s RAC, Oracle Grid and BEA’s Weblogic real time edition. Creation of global delivery team comprised of developers, module leads and QA staff to meet SunGard’s corporate initiative to have 50% of its development team offshore. From December 2006 to September 2009 (2 years 10 months) Director IT & Operations @ Responsible for architecture, availability and management of the Data Center and internal support help desk. Designed the Data Center infrastructure and supported mission critical applications running on Sun Enterprise Servers; STN Money Markets (fixed income trading platform), and several Fixed Income VSP (Vertical Service Provider) application for Fortune 50 companies.
Incorporated all new technologies into the server infrastructure and providing technical guidance to the Operations group (Oracle DBA’s, Network Administrators, QA Analysts and Testers).
Manage and cultivate Vendor Relationships, work closely with strategic partners to ensure SLA’s are met and quality service is delivered. Contracted with BEA systems for 70% off their licensing fee including two weeks of in house training and consulting services
Developed Corporate Security standards that met the rigid requirements of IBM, GE, HSBC, Exxon Mobil and other corporations and Institutions. Designed, implemented and tested DR Plan, which included database replication across the WAN From 2003 to 2006 (3 years) Greater New York City AreaIT manager @ From 1999 to 2002 (3 years)
Bachelor of Science (BS), Psychology & History @ State University of New York College at Brockport From 1991 to 1995 BS @ State University of New York College at Brockport From 1991 to 1995 Michael Fisch is skilled in: SDLC, Vendor Management, Software Project Management, Business Analysis, Program Management, IT Management, IT Strategy, Integration, Trading Systems, Requirements Analysis, Start-ups, Risk Management, Management, Disaster Recovery, Software Development
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