smartTrade Technologies is an award-winning pioneering company specialised in multi-asset electronic trading solutions, with 7 subsidiaries around the world London, Geneva, Milan, New York, Tokyo, Singapore and Aix-en-Provence, its headquarters and core of the research and development centre.

Our missions are focused on innovation, boosting technological changes, anticipating future challenges and putting R&D at the heart of our business.

smartTrade provides agile end-to-end trading solutions supporting Foreign Exchange, Fixed Income, Equities, Derivatives, Cryptocurrencies and Money Markets. Our solutions offer connectivity to over 130 liquidity providers, aggregation, smart order routing, order management, pricing, distribution, risk management and fully customizable HTML5 user interface.

smartTrade works with a variety of clients ranging from banks, brokers and asset managers to corporate firms. LiquidityFX for Foreign Exchange and smartFI for Fixed Income are provided as a fully managed and hosted service, colocated in all the main marketplaces globally.

smartAnalytics, our multi-asset Big Data analysis solution, allows the creation of historical or real-time dashboards and reports to interact more effectively with markets and end customers.


David Vincent CEO of smartTrade


Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder

David ensures that smartTrade’s teams are organized and federated to offer our client the best performance. He previously held the role of CTO and understands how important it is to have a technology team aligned with the sales strategy to insure clients’ satisfaction.

smartTrade's Chief Technology Officer Emmanuel Lorge

Emmanuel LORGE

Chief Technology Officer

Emmanuel leads and defines the product and technological strategy. He oversees the development, organizes and controls of all the technological aspects.

Audoin Roche, smartTrade Chief Financial Officer

Audoin ROCHE

Chief Financial Officer

Audoin leads the company's financial strategy, including management of financial risks, record-keeping and financial reporting. He is also responsible for the legal and procurement operations.

Ludovic Blanquet

Ludovic Blanquet

Chief Product and Strategic Planning Officer

Ludovic leads and defines the product strategy and roadmap. He oversees the market sizing, competitive intelligence, pricing and product roadmap. He coordinates the company’s process optimisation.

Lara MICHEL Head of Marketing

Lara Michel

Chief of Staff and Head of Marketing and Communications

As Chief of Staff, Lara is working closely with our CEO to implement and coordinate smartTrade’s corporate transversal projects and initiatives across the whole company. She is also responsible for leading the company’s marketing strategy and communications on a global scale.

Lionel Sancenot, smartTrade Head of sales

Lionel Sancenot

Global Head of Sales

Lionel leads the sales organization globally and is responsible for the sales strategy. Prior to smartTrade, he has held senior positions in large organizations (SunGard(now Fis), iress, Amundi Asset Management) in the fintech industry for the last 20 years.

smartTrade Annalisa Sarasini Chief Business Development Officer & Global Head of Sales 2

Annalisa Sarasini

Chief Business Development Officer

Annalisa leads the business development of smartTrade and is in charge of leveraging the company's ecosystem to discover new area of growth. She brings a solid experience of executive sales and business development in the software industry.

smartTrade's Deputy CTO and Head of Client Engagement Thibault Joly


Deputy CTO and Head of Client Engagement

Thibault is heading the team responsible for the clients’ environments configuration, supporting them during their go-live, onboarding and training. He also helps Emmanuel to drive our strategy to make all projects and clients successful.

smartTrade's Head of Human Resources HÉLOÏSE OLLONNE


Chief Human Resources Officer

Héloïse oversees the management of Human Resources, her team is key to support our business strategy and implement appropriate transformations for local and global context.

smartTrade's Head of Administration Catherine Mckay


Head of Administration

Catherine is responsible for smartTrade's admistration, and she also supervises the organization of our operations in our seven offices across the world.

smartTrade Laurent Danesi Co-Head of Software Development

Laurent DANESI

Chief Architect

Laurent is responsible for designing the core architectures, anticipating critical technical turnarounds and securing the overall development of the platform.

smartTrade NICOLAS CIARAVOLA Head of Software Development


Head of Software Development

Nicolas is responsible for coordinating the upcoming frameworks and solutions developments. He also supervises the foundation, connectivity, benchmarking, QA and tools teams.

smartTrade's Head of Solution Delivery Eric Deshayes


Head of Solution Delivery

Eric leads the software engineering team ensuring the high-quality delivery of the projects on time while respecting our high standards of latencies, performances, security and quality.

smartTrade Global Head of Infrastructure Remy Falco


Global Head of Infrastructure

Remy manages all infrastructures for the company’s own research programs and client’s hosted solutions.