Brad Levy is the chief executive officer at Symphony, the leading financial markets’ infrastructure and technology platform.
Prior to Symphony, Brad was a partner and executive at global analytics and information provider, IHS Markit, having also served as CEO of MarkitSERV and global head of its loan settlement and software services division. Earlier in his career, he spent 18 years at Goldman Sachs, culminating in his role as managing director and global head of GS’s Principal Strategic Investments Group.
He was recently recognized as CEO of the Year at the 2022 Markets Choice Awards and included in the TabbFORUM 40 Top Innovators in Financial Markets list, highlighting Brad’s deep markets expertise and commitment to driving innovation and tackling inefficiencies in the industry. He had been previously recognized with the Markets Choice Neil DeSena Market Advocate Award for his dedication to driving change as a global leader in financial services.
Brad has served on numerous boards within the financial sector and is a sought-after advisor and speaker.
Symphony Communications is a B2B provider that focuses on delivering secure collaboration and communication software for investment and securities firms. Its platform enables secure communication, collaboration, and workflow automation across multiple channels and devices, such as chat, voice, video, and email. Since its launch in 2015, Symphony has grown to 600,000 active users across 1,000 institutions, including some of the largest financial firms: Blackrock, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, and Morgan Stanley. Over the past 24 months, Symphony has expanded its product offerings through strategic acquisitions, including Amenity Analytics, Cloud9, and StreetLinx, to expand into market data and analytics.