Spotlight on Carrick Pierce

What led you to move from the buy side to a technology vendor, and how will that buy-side experience inform your new role at Derivix?

Even before the hedge fund gig I was on the sell side, in a similar vein at a big bank. I was infrastructure manager for that bank's volatility business, developing technology for options and volatility consumers within the bank. Then I moved to the hedge fund, and was CIO/CTO, building technology for the fund itself. It was all about how we could price more effect