Leadership

Management Team

O3’s managing partners have all worked as key players with large Wall Street financial institutions, bringing with them a wealth of experience in support of trading, risk management and operational processing solutions. The management team is composed of results-oriented “hands on” managers, motivators and team leaders. Each has earned the respect of their customers, superiors, peers and subordinates through leading by example, excellence of execution, commitment and strong team play in successfully delivering leading edge solutions.

Tim Cockerill – President & CEO

As President and CEO of O3, Tim Cockerill has leveraged his leadership and management skills in developing large scale trading systems to create a firm with a highly disciplined approach for delivering practical solutions that help financial institutions meet their business and technology objectives.

Prior to forming O3, Mr. Cockerill worked with several leading financial institutions including Societe General, Merrill Lynch and Standard & Poors in delivering firm wide real-time, front-to-back office trading solutions for Derivatives and Treasury trading operations. In addition to providing guidance and advisory services to many of O3 ‘s clients, Mr. Cockerill has also participated in several high profile system and technology initiatives with high visibility O3 clients.

Mr. Cockerill is a former Lieutenant in the US Naval Reserve and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from SUNY Maritime College.

Harvey Rand – Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Harvey Rand’s 25+ years of direct sales, management, marketing and leadership experience in the Capital Markets and Financial Services sector guides our client relationships. He has successfully initiated, grown and managed global sales organizations in a number of software product and financial consulting services firms including Summit Systems, Principia Partners, Fusion Systems Group, and Sybase.

Harvey oversees new sales opportunities as well as O3’s growing client base. He is fundamental in aligning current and evolving client requirements with the professional services and strategic solutions the firm is providing. As an entrepreneur, Mr. Rand is charged with assuring O3’s direction closely maps with leading trading technologies direction, applications, and evolving markets. Mr. Rand has an undergraduate degree in marketing from the City of New York’s Bernard M Baruch College and an MBA in Finance from Columbia University.

Jitendra Chaturvedi – Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

Jitendra Chaturvedi is the firm’s Chief Technologist. His background spans a wide variety of environments and encompasses architecture, technical design, prototyping, product development, and support for third party and proprietary financial applications across a broad asset class of financial instruments. Jitendra’s responsibilities include leadership and management of development teams in house as well at client locations. Jitendra is also o3's leading technical domain expert providing advice, oversight and technology guidance for o3 engagements and integration initiatives.

Jitendra has worked extensively with leading Securities, Capital Market Trading and Risk applications as a practitioner at firms including Merrill Lynch, Wachovia Corporation and Washington Mutual. Jitendra has a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University Of Indore, India and an MBA (Finance), from Strayer University.