Innovation, boosting technological changes, 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 & 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.


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.

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.


Head Of Customer Success

Damien leads the team responsible in charge of managing the client relationships, to ensure the success of customers' projects and their satisfaction.

Laurent DANESI

Chief Architect

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

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.

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.


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 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.


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.


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.

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.


Head of Marketing and Communications

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


Global Head of Infrastructure

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


Deputy Head of Software Development

Mathieu is working in collaboration with Nicolas, the head of software development, to coordinate the upcoming frameworks and solutions developments. He also helps supervising the foundation, connectivity, benchmarking, QA and tools teams.