About Us

Beverley Doherty

Beverley Doherty is senior managing director at State Street and global head of FX Connect.

Ms. Doherty is an FX industry veteran, having most recently worked as the Global Chief Operating Officer (COO) and North American Head of GlobalLink, the suite of market-leading e-trading platforms, technology, data and work flow solutions from State Street, including FX Connect and Currenex. Prior to this, she worked for many years at Currenex, in various roles including the Head of Corporate Sales and European COO. Prior to Currenex, Beverley held various positions at Reuters Limited and IBM United Kingdom Limited.

Beverley holds an honors degree from the University of Exeter and during her career has secured further qualifications from the Charted Institute of Marketing and Securities & Futures Authority.

Martine Bond

Martine Bond is an executive vice president responsible for GlobalLink, a suite of market-leading e-trading platforms, technology, data and workflow solutions from State Street’s Global Markets division - the trading and technology arm of State Street Corporation. It comprises of market-leading electronic trading platforms across the foreign exchange (FX) and money market fund asset classes, including Currenex®, FX Connect®, and FundConnect®

Prior to joining State Street, Martine worked at Morgan Stanley, where she ran the FX Prime Brokerage and Clearing businesses, and the FX Gateway multi-manager investment portal. Martine was the global COO for the Foreign Exchange and Emerging Markets business, where she was responsible for developing and implementing key strategic business growth opportunities for the business. From 2004 to 2009, Martine led the FX Prime Brokerage business for JPMorgan where she was responsible for developing and executing core product strategies for alternative clients. Between 2000 and 2004, she managed the European Equities Client Management team.

Martine studied business management at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia.

Vasile Grigoras

Vasile Grigoras is managing director and head of development for the FX Connect trading platform. He is the senior architect and development lead for FX Connect, providing his expertise and technical vision to various aspects of the business line.

Mr. Grigoras has more than 15 years of experience in developing and architecting enterprise applications with a focus on low latency, parallel computing and enterprise integration.

Mr. Grigoras joined State Street in 2007 from InfoMedics Inc. (acquired by Physicians Interactive), a marketing and technology startup. During his tenure at InfoMedics, Mr. Grigoras held several roles, starting as a senior application developer responsible with architecture, design and development of the web platform, and was later appointed as Chief Technology Officer.

Mr. Grigoras holds a Bachelor of Science degree in math and computer science from the University of Galati “Dunarea de Jos,” Romania.

Jamie Trickett

Jamie Trickett is managing director and head of product management for the suite of FX Connect products, where she is responsible for overall product strategy and execution along with client and third-party integration.

Ms. Trickett has more than 15 years of experience in the financial markets industry with a significant focus on the full stack of trading systems. She has over 7 years of experience in the FX markets with deep expertise leading product management teams and strategies. Prior to joining State Street, Ms. Trickett held strategic positions at The Boston Company Asset Management, where she focused on managing technology vendors across the trading lifecycle. She has also worked for Eze Castle Software, a leading multi-asset class technology provider, where she helped various hedge funds and asset managers automate their trading and investment process.

She possesses a bachelor’s degree in economics from Bates College.