|Occupation||Executive Vice President of Business Development and Research at ICAP Electronic Broking|
Edward Brown is head of strategic initiatives at EBS, the global electronic trading platform for foreign exchange owned by ICAP. He was named to the position in May 2012 after working for 10 years as ICAP's executive vice president of business development and research, where he was responsible for all research and development for new products, strategy, partnerships and alliances. 
Prior to joining ICAP, Brown worked at BrokerTec, which was acquired by ICAP in 2002. Before that, he served as a product manager at Pedestal Inc., overseeing the firm's design, development and deployment of their real-time execution platform.
In 1995, he joined Oppenheimer & Co., which was later acquired by CIBC and served as executive director, head of adjustable rate mortgage trading. He started in the financial services industry in 1991 as Sanwa USA Securities as a mortgage trader, specializing in adjustable rate mortgage backed securities.
MarketsWiki Questions: Exploring Financial Technology
Brown participated in the MarketsWiki Questions: Exploring Financial Technology interactive video series. See his responses to the following questions:
- Q4: How is regulation driving technology in the derivatives space? (August 3, 2011)
Brown earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1986.
- EBS Reshuffle Sets Off Chain Reaction In FX Industry Staffing. 4-Traders.
- Edward Brown's Summary. LinkedIn.