John O'Hara

John O'Hara is a seasoned Project Manager and Business Analyst with a strong understanding of organizational risks and controls.  He possesses particular skills in workflow management and process-control testing that is complemented by a strong analytical background and ability to understand how individual processes align to the strategic goals of an organization.  His work includes project managing initiatives involving several complex workstreams, documenting current-state processes - with a focus on recognizing and evaluating potential risks - and working on large infrastructure improvement projects related to migrating trading activity from legacy systems to target platforms.  Currently John is working as a program manager for our investment banking client's firm-wide uncleared margin requirement initiative.  John holds a Bachelor of Business Science degree in Finance and Accounting from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.

John Johnson

John Johnson is a Business Analyst who has been in the Futures & Options business for the past 20 years.  He has experience with client services, compliance, electronic trading support and IT management.  John is currently pursuing his PMP certification.

Michael Brodsky

Michael Brodsky has over 15 years experience in consulting, project management, compliance, team management, middle office operations, client service, risk reporting, and derivatives trading. After 5 years at The American Stock Exchange, Michael moved to BNP Paribas, where he had multiple roles in equity derivatives operations. He joined Ernst & Young and worked as a consultant on various process improvement and compliance projects. 

Ayrat Safine

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Ayrat Safine is a Business Analyst and Project Manager with particular skills in quantitative investigation. Ayrat advises Monticello Consulting clients on executing large-scale conversion initiatives and testing for front office trading systems, along with settlement and sub-ledger platform migrations.  Ayrat employs a structured problem solving approach and specializes in devising technology solutions for tackling his clients’ most critical change initiatives.  Ayrat excels in Business Intelligence (BI) & MIS reporting, issue resolution, complex reconciliations, and resource management.  Ayrat holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Dartmouth College.