Data Explorers, a provider of securities lending performance measurement services, has announced that it has expanded its London and Boston sales and client services teams.
Client demand for the Performance Explorer, Transaction Explorer Risk Explorer, and Index Explorer services has driven the further expansion in staff.
Colette Vernon joins the CRM team in London, and Stephanie Le Blanc joins the Boston team, both reporting to Lucy McIntosh, head of client services. Colette has spent over 5 years at Clearstream Banking as a senior lending officer and has extensive knowledge in fixed income and client relationships in the European market. Prior to this, Colette was at Goldman Sachs. An additional hire in London is pending, with a total of 8 CRM personnel across both locations.
In Boston, Stephanie Le Blanc provides additional support in client services and reports to Tim Smith, president, Data Explorers. Stephanie brings over a decade of experience in financial services firms including Brown Brothers Harriman, UBS, and more recently at Citigroup/Smith Barney in their private wealth area. This included trading securities and monetary funds as well as all aspects of client servicing of the accounts.
Karen King, client relationship manager, comments, "With the addition of Colette and Stephanie to the team, and the depth of market knowledge and experience they bring, we are better positioned than ever to manage the demands of our growing client base and expanded product portfolio, and maintain our high standards of service".