Phil Slavin is Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of Taskize. Phil has spent over 20 years as both a user and a creator of financial technology, giving him a unique insight into the ever-changing landscape of Investment Banking. His experience is that by building sensible solutions you can remove complexity from systems and create tangible competitive advantage.
Having spent the early part of his career working with both buy and sell-side institutions in wholesale and global broking, Phil joined Fidessa, a leading trading software house, where he ran Business Development and Product Marketing. Immediately prior to his current role Phil led Strategic Alliances in EMEA for Pivotal Software, a specialist in agile software delivery.
Having extensive experience of working at leading broker dealers and then as a strategic supplier to them, Phil understands the value of strong relationships and customer centred delivery.
Phil holds a Degree in Operational Research and Management from Leeds University (England).