James Gavin

VP Pre-Sales, Numerix

James Gavin is VP of Pre-Sales at Numerix, leading a team of pre-sales quants and quantitative developers with the responsibility of ensuring Numerix clients maximize the potential of their front-to-risk software solutions.

Before the FINCAD acquisition by Numerix, in addition to leading FINCAD pre-sales, Mr. Gavin also held the role of Head of Professional Services. In this role, he worked with hedge funds, banks, asset managers, insurance firms and pension funds across a wide range of front-to-risk applications such as pre-trade pricing, risk management, VaR, XVAs, FRTB, ISDA SIMM and Solvency II.

Mr. Gavin earned an MSc in Finance and Capital Markets and a BSc in Financial and Actuarial Mathematics from Dublin City University in Ireland.