Travis Schwab is CEO of Austin-based Eventus Systems, Inc., a multi-award-winning global provider of trade surveillance and market risk solutions for financial institutions. For over 25 years, Travis has served in chief executive, compliance, sales and financial technology roles across the front, middle and back offices at a diverse set of organizations. Before founding Eventus, Travis was the CEO and Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) of RGM Securities, the broker-dealer subsidiary of one of the largest proprietary trading firms in the U.S. before its 2017 acquisition by DRW. Before RGM, he was Managing Director of Global Buyside Sales and CCO at Trading Technologies. Previously, Travis was Co-Head of North American eBrokerage Sales at Calyon Financial (currently Societe Generale). Earlier in his career, Travis had management roles at NYFIX, Inc. (currently Itiviti) and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (now CME Group). He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from Loyola University in Chicago.
Eventus Systems is a leading provider of multi-asset class trade surveillance and market risk solutions. Its Validus platform is easy to deploy, customize and operate across equities, options, futures, FX, fixed income and digital assets. The platform is used in complex, high-volume, transaction environments of tier-1 banks, broker-dealers, futures commission merchants (FCMs), proprietary trading groups, market centers, buy-side institutions, energy and commodity trading firms, and regulators. It gives customers a centralized view of trading, operations, surveillance, compliance and risk management so they can manage all facets of trade surveillance and market risk across a range of traditional assets as well as cryptocurrencies.