Gabriele is an open source executive and technologist at heart. He has recently won the Tech Leadership Award at FinTech Futures USA Banking Tech Awards. He spent over 15 years building developer ecosystems to deliver value through open source across Europe and the US. He thrives on driving innovation both contributing to open source communities and joining commercial open source ventures, whether it’s for an early stage tech startup, a Fortune 500 firm or a non profit foundation. Previously Director of Product Management at Alfresco, as Executive Director Gabriele grew the Fintech Open Source Foundation FINOS from the ground up, with the vision of creating a trusted arena for the global financial services industry to innovate faster, leveraging open source as a model of collaboration. Gabriele holds a Master in Computer Engineering, is a Committer for the Apache Software Foundation and advises open source startups. He’s a passionate soccer fan, reggae music connoisseur and special needs dad and advocate wannabe.
Rob Moffat is a seasoned IT professional living in the UK. Over the last twenty years, he has worked at many of the top-tier investment banks in London on regulatory and transformation IT projects. Most recently he has been an advocate for the Symphony platform and the transformational capabilities of chat bots within finance.
Rob is a staunch advocate of Open Source and works on many open source projects, including the FINOS "Spring Bot" project which he built and contributed whilst working at Deutsche Bank.
Rob holds a Computer Science degree and an MBA and is the author of "Risk-First Software Development"
Eteri Dvalishvili is a Project Manager based out of Brooklyn, New York. In her position at FINOS she works to help the open-source community grow and deliver solutions for the financial services industry.
Prior to joining FINOS she managed nine New York based Neurology offices and brings extensive knowledge on operational and technical leadership as well as problem solving.
Jane is a senior technology leader with extensive experience in delivering transformative, data-focused technology in the Financial Services industry. Most recently, Jane was Managing Director at Credit Suisse, where she was the Global Head of Reference Data Technology Services. In this role, Jane successfully delivered several enterprise-wide transformation initiatives and re-shaped the global operating model of the technology organization. Prior to Credit Suisse, Jane worked in top-tier financial institutions, delivering technology solutions for Trading, Risk Management, and Operations business units. Jane earned her MS in Computer Science at Columbia University and a Bachelor of Arts at Barnard College.
Aaron (Grizz) Griswold has a performing arts background, coupled with an MBA from Macquarie Graduate School of Management in Sydney, Australia, and experience running technology companies and conferences.
Before FINOS, Aaron managed web design and development companies, and helped build multiple tech conferences like All Things Open (in the open source space), and ConvergeSE (in the design and developer space). He owned multiple companies in various industries, been a marketing manager for others, and was in the US Army as an infantry paratrooper at the 82nd Airborne Division.
Win Morgan has a performing arts background growing up in the ballet world, coupled with an International MBA in Marketing & Data Analytics from the Darla Moore School of Business and a JD from the University of South Carolina.
Before FINOS, Win worked in law offices as a law clerk and case coordinator. During his MBA studies he fell in love with the strategy, persuasion and data analytics of marketing and created and analyzed surveys for Fortune 500 companies. He continues to use critical thinking skills and a comfort with rapid-fire questioning developed through the Socratic method of his law school studies.
Tosha has spent more than 20 years in financial services and technology working with banks, software companies and start-ups in a wide variety of roles. Leveraging this experience Tosha works across a number of initiatives to promote the Foundation and help our members maximize value from their engagement with FINOS and open source software more generally. Before joining FINOS Tosha co-founded eCo Financial Technology to give banks a new way to source and evaluate software. Prior to that Tosha spent 13 years at Credit Suisse in London and New York where she held a range of technology roles in both Equities and FICC before becoming COO for eFX and then FID eCommerce. Tosha started her career in a Silicon Valley financial technology start-up after earning BAs in Psychology and Mass Communications from the University of California, Berkeley.
Julia comes from a long history of managing technical communities, most recently with application developers and software engineers in the Quality of Experience and SaaS Industry. With 5+ years of strategic community and project management, Julia brings a wealthy knowledge and background of community best practices surrounding community building, engagement, and collaboration across many disciplines to build out and execute on the community vision with internal + external stakeholders.
Taking a data-driven approach to work cross-functionally, Julia's mission is to keep the internet an open free place where people feel encouraged to come together and exchange ideas, by empowering contributors, creatives, and developers to do what they do best. Julia earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications and Marketing from Roanoke College with a Minor in Spanish.
Niamh is based in Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, and has a wide range of experience within the Marketing and PR industry. From beginning her career in Consumer PR, working with various high profiled clients to moving into the finance and tech world working at Broadridge and most recently, Symphony.
Niamh holds a BA(Hons) in Media, Culture and Communication and a Post-Graduate degree in International Business. She has a passion for travel and experiencing different cultures.