Dr. Sedighi is a Wall Street Technology Executive with over 18 years of experience planning, designing, developing and having end-to-end ownership of large enterprise-wide solutions for Financial Services Industry world-wide.
He managed cross-functional teams that specialised in building and supporting solutions to help increase revenue and contribute to bottom line driven business strategies. Responsible for driving adoption strategy across the enterprise for high-profile IT projects. He was the founder and CTO of a dense-computing systems company, which was acquired by Univa in 2008. Art became the Global Head of HPC and Grid Engineering at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch. Art moved to Morgan Stanley, where he was focused on design and implementation of the Target State Architecture (TSA) for the Bank. He then joined Noble Markets as the VP of engineering, where he ran product development and engineering for an FX real-time clearing infrastructure based on the Blockchain technology. His focus areas are Financial and Regulatory Technology and its implications and impact on the Global Financial Markets, and behavioural economics vis-a-vis impacts in large shared infrastructures such as Cloud and Blockchain. Dr. Sedighi received his PhD from Texas Tech University in Systems Engineering, holds a Masters in Bioinformatics from the Johns Hopkins University, and a Masters in Computer Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.