Based in New York, Keyvan Azami holds leadership responsibilities with Barclays Capital and directs the firm’s global technology team for fixed-income rates electronic and algorithmic trading. Keyvan Azami heads a team of software developers and strategic analysts who collaborate remotely from locations worldwide and have a critical role in ensuring that the firm’s electronic trading capacities are up to date. These in turn power Barclays Capital’s bonds desks spanning Europe and North America.
Mr. Azami began his financial career more than a decade ago as a London-based consultant in the fixed-income and IT development areas. As a senior developer and client information team member at BNP Paribas, he oversaw the creation of a business intelligence platform. These systems were utilized by chief operating officers and front-office sales managers, and they supported global trading capacities. Kevyan Azami also has past experience as head of interest rates options development at Barclays Capital. He led a New York team of testers, developers, and analysts in creating an infrastructure that could be integrated worldwide.