Coinbase’s digital finance trading head returns to State Street as automation, analytics and platform services lead

Incoming hire rejoins the firm after previously serving for nine years, most recently in the same role that he will reprise; also spent a decade at Goldman Sachs.

State Street Global Markets has appointed former employee, Nick Delikaris, as global head of automation, analytics and platform services (AAPS) for financing solutions.

Delikaris rejoins the firm from Coinbase, where he most recently served as head of digital finance trading.

Prior to that, he spent nine years at State Street, serving as managing director, global head of AAPS – a role he will reprise. Previously, he served as State Street’s global head of algorithmic trading, securities finance.

Before joining State Street, Delikaris spent a decade at Goldman Sachs in a variety of roles including vice president, securities lending/credit-repo trading and associate, mortgage trader.

Delikaris also serves as co-founder and chair of The Risk Management Association’s (RMA) Financial Technology and Automation committee.

“We are pleased to welcome Nick Delikaris back to State Street as our new global head of AAPS for financing solutions (within global markets),” said Holly Winsor-Crowley, vice president at State Street Digital, in a social media post announcing Delikaris’ appointment.

“In his new role, Nick will lead the consolidation of quantitative and platform related functions spanning algorithmic trading, business process engineering, performance analytics and client & resource optimisation. Welcome back to State Street, Nick!”