People Moves: Calastone, Securitize, Esma, State Street and more

A look at some of the key people moves from this week, including Ahsan Raza (pictured), who has joined Calastone as chief financial officer.

Ahsan Raza

Calastone makes three strategic hires including new CFO

Calastone, a global funds network, has announced three strategic hires to support the next stage of its growth and mission to digitalize the investment funds market. Calastone has appointed Ahsan Raza as chief financial officer, Varun Atre as head of product, and Paul Elflain as head of Distributed Market Infrastructure (DMI) sales.

Raza brings over 15 years of experience in working with institutional clients in the financial technology

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