LONDON & NEW YORK & HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Technology Optionsthe leader in capital markets services, today announced the appointment of Una McLornan as Vice President, Account Management, Colocation Operations.
Una joined Options through the graduate program in 2015 from NYSE Technologies, where she served as an Enterprise Software Support Engineer for two years.
At Options, Una worked as a Technical Account Manager, managing some of Options’ largest multi-regional client projects for many of the largest colocation clients in the industry. Since 2017, she has been the European Head of Colocation Operations, using her industry expertise to lead customer connectivity projects, new rotations, migrations and hot-switches for market data and order entry.
Since April 2021, Una manages Options’ Global Colocation Operations team and was key to the successful integration of the Fixnetix and Activ customer base.
Commenting on the appointment, Options President and CEO Danny Moore said, “I have worked alongside Una since 2015 and have always been impressed as she has continued to hone her skills. She is client-focused, highly skilled with Options tools and platforms, and an integral part of our global team. We are delighted to appoint her Vice President, Account Management. »
Una added, “I am thrilled to be appointed Vice President of Account Management for Colocation Operations. I am grateful for the caliber of mentorship I have received throughout my career from the Options leadership team. My progression at Options has been an exciting journey so far; I can’t wait to see what’s next.
Today’s news is the latest in a series of announcements for options including hosting capabilities in Euronext Aruba IT3 Bergamo, achieving VMware Cloud Verified status in LHC, and the appointments of Shaun Jackson as Chief Commercial Officer and Marie-Louise Quigg as Vice President, Account Management.
About Options (www.options-it.com):
Options Technology is the #1 provider of IT infrastructure for global capital markets firms, supporting their operations and ecosystems.
Founded in 1993, the company began life as a provider of hedge fund technology services. Today, the company provides high-performance managed trading infrastructure and cloud-managed services to more than 550 companies worldwide, delivering an agile and scalable platform in an investment bank-grade cybersecurity wrapper.
Options clients include major global investment banks, hedge funds, funds of funds, proprietary trading firms, market makers, broker/dealers, private equity firms and exchanges . With offices in 8 key cities; New York, Toronto, Chicago, London, Belfast, Hong Kong, Singapore and New Zealand, Options is well placed to serve its clients on-site and remotely.
In 2019, Options secured a significant growth investment of Abry Partners, a Boston-based industry-focused private equity firm. This investment allowed Options to significantly accelerate its growth strategy to further invest in its technology platform and expand its reach in major financial centers around the world.
Options has been named among the UK’s top growth companies in the 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018 and 2017 Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 rankings.
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About Abry Partners (www.abry.com)
Abry is one of the most experienced and successful industry-focused private equity investment firms in North America. Since its inception in 1989, the firm has completed more than $82 billion in leveraged transactions and other private equity or preferred equity investments. Currently, the firm manages over $5.0 billion of capital in its active funds.