Innovation, boosting technological change, anticipating future challenges and putting R&D at the heart of our business are all deeply embedded in our DNA. We are independent, venture capital backed and have a global presence. Our main priority: optimizing your growth potential.



Chief Executive Officer and 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.

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.


Global Head of Sales

Annalisa leads the sales organization globally and is responsible for the sales strategy. She has solid experience in sales in the software industry.

Catherine MCKAY

Head of Finance and Administration

Catherine is responsible for planning the company’s finance and record-keeping. She also supervises the organization of our operations in our seven offices across the world.


Head of Human Resources

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.


Head of Marketing

Lise is responsible for leading marketing strategy, managing the communication and operations on a global scale.


Head of Product Strategy

Damien leads the team responsible for designing new products and features and for anticipating clients’ future trading technology needs.

Thibault JOLY

Head of Client Engagement

Thibault is heading the team responsible for the clients’ environments configuration, supporting them during their go-live, onboarding and training.


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.


Global Head of Infrastructure

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

Laurent DANESI

Co-Head of Software Development

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


Co-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.