New York City-based financial information services company PeerIQ has hired Deepak Agnani as head of financial products. Previously, Agnani worked at Markit where he served as head of U.S. indices. PeerIQ is backed by Uprising; John Mack, former chairman and CEO of Morgan Stanley; Vikram Pandit, former Citigroup CEO; Arthur Levitt, former SEC chairman; and Eric Schwartz, former co-CEO of Goldman Sachs Asset Management.
New York, May 8, 2015 – PeerIQ, the P2P risk management firm backed by John Mack, Vikram Pandit, Arthur Levitt and Dan Doctoroff, today announced that Deepak Agnani will join the firm’s management team as Head of Financial Products, leading the development, marketing and launch of new product offerings.
PeerIQ co-founder and CEO Ram Ahluwalia said: “Deepak brings over 20 years of experience in credit products and market indices to PeerIQ, and we are pleased to welcome him to the senior leadership team as we build out our suite of offerings to help institutional investors analyze, access and manage risk.”
Prior to PeerIQ, Deepak was Head of U.S. Indices at Markit, where he managed U.S. credit structured products and cash bond indices, and spent over a decade in index and risk analytics development at both Credit Suisse and JP Morgan.